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Reformation Day Celebrations – 2019

Every year, on October 31st, the world wide family of protestant and reformed chuches celebrate the Reformation Day! We’ve prepared informative videos and published on our YouTube Chanel. The commemoration of the Evangelical Reform 2019: You can download the PDF file of the Service Program (canceled because of the unrest). Special institutional video on the […]
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PCUSA-World Mission visits NESSL

A fruitful meeting brought NESSL and PCUSA-World Mission together in a meeting, where the two historical partners discussed the challenges that NESSL’s ministry is facing during the ongoing Syrian crisis. The delegation consists of: Elder Sara Lisherness, Interim Director for PCUSA-World Mission/Director of Compassion, Peace, and Justice. Rev. Philip Woods, PCUSA/World Mission Associate Director for […]
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A visit from the Presbyterian Church in the USA

The newly appointed area coordinator for the Middle East and Europe Luciano Kovacs visited today, October 2nd, the general secretary  Rev. Joseph Kassab to further discuss their partnership ties between NESSL and the American Presbyterian Mission, the founding rock of the world-wide mission. By RLBJ: This important visit align the NESSL with international partners, giving […]
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The Arab Evangelical Church in Aleppo Inaugurates Its New Building

The National Evangelical Synod of Syria and Lebanon, represented by its leaders, pastors and elders, headed by the General Secretary Rev. Joseph Kassab, has inaugurated the new building of the Arab Evangelical Church in Aleppo. The inauguration service was attended by the heads of the Christian communities in Aleppo, and also by the Grand Mufti […]
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Brazilian Dentists Visit and Treat Refugee Children

In early November, 2018, a Brazilian delegation of dentists from the Presbyterian Church of Brazil, with the help of Rev. Leonardo Jesus, the Brazilian missionary, traveled to Lebanon to visit NESSL’s educational centers for Syrian refugee children. The delegation of nine dentists came not only equipped with their professional skills, but also with the equipment […]
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Director of the Middle East Desk in the EKD in Syria

The National Evangelical Synod hosted Rev. Martin Puhn, the director of ME office in the EKD between 20-22 October 2018. Rev. Puhn was accompanied by the General Secretary of NESSL in his first visit to Syria. It was an opportunity for Rev. Puhn to meet with the Grand Mufti of the Republic, Sheikh Ahmad Badreddine […]
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