ELCA Presiding Bishop and LWF President Mark Hanson visits Jordan - elca
Bishop Mark Hanson, ELCA presiding bishop and Lutheran World Federation president, center, responds to questions at a news conference Aug. 27 in Amman, Jordan.  With Hanson are, left, Bishop Munib Younan, Evangelical Lutheran Church in Jordan and the Holy Land and LWF vice president, and right, LWF General Secretary Dr. Ishmael Noko.  The three visited Jordan prior to the LWF Council meeting in Bethlehem, West Bank, Aug. 31-Sept. 6.

Bishop Mark Hanson, ELCA presiding bishop and Lutheran World Federation president, center, responds to questions at a news conference Aug. 27 in Amman, Jordan. With Hanson are, left, Bishop Munib Younan, Evangelical Lutheran Church in Jordan and the Holy Land and LWF vice president, and right, LWF General Secretary Dr. Ishmael Noko. The three visited Jordan prior to the LWF Council meeting in Bethlehem, West Bank, Aug. 31-Sept. 6.