California Congresswoman, Two ELCA Bishops Travel to Middle East, January 9-16, 2004 - elca
While on a five-day trip to Israel and the Palestinian territories, 
California Congresswoman Lois Capps -- an ELCA member-- expressed thanks for encouragement and hope for peace in the Middle East from Jerusalem Christian leaders. With Capps are, left, His Grace Rev. Riah Abu-Al-Asal, bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem and the Middle East, and right, His Beatitude Patriarch Michel Sabbah, Patriarch of the Latin Catholic Church in 
Jerusalem.

While on a five-day trip to Israel and the Palestinian territories,
California Congresswoman Lois Capps -- an ELCA member-- expressed thanks for encouragement and hope for peace in the Middle East from Jerusalem Christian leaders. With Capps are, left, His Grace Rev. Riah Abu-Al-Asal, bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem and the Middle East, and right, His Beatitude Patriarch Michel Sabbah, Patriarch of the Latin Catholic Church in
Jerusalem.

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