Union of Religious Superiors of Women in the Holy Land

Union of Religious Superiors of Women in the Holy Land 
(Union des Supérieures religieuses de Terre Sainte – U.S.R.T.S.)

 

 The purpose of the Union of Religious Superiors of Women in the Holy Land, whose statutes were approved by the Holy See on September 18, 1993 and finally approved on 22 october 2003, is to:

- Attend to the problems common to the various institutes of women present on
   the territory.

- Develop fraternal contacts between these institutes in a spirit of mutual
   collaboration.

- Foster collaboration between religious women and the hierarchy in the Church’s
   pastoral activity.

- Facilitate contacts between the religious institutes of women and various
   authorities. 

   Directed by a General President, the Union is divided into four regions, each 
   one headed by a Regional President.

 

 Office:  Notre Dame of Jerusalem Center
P.O.B. 20531
91204 Jerusalem

 

Officers
 
Honorary President: Most Rev. Giuseppe Lazzarotto
Apostolic Delegate in Jerusalem and
Palestine,  and Apostolic Nuncio to Israel and Cyprus

  

General President:   Sr. Frida Nasser, S.J.A.
Saint Joseph Of the Apparition
                    
Address: c/o St. Goseph Monastery
P.O.B. 14116
91140 Jerusalem
   
  Tel.: (02) 628 35 27
Fax: (02) 628 18 58
Mobile: 054 970 64 23
E-mail : srfridan@hotmail.com  

 

General Secretary: Sr. Renée Moussa,
Francescane Cuore Immacolato di Maria
   
Sharè El’Kanaes
Church Street
P.O.B. 1702
16930 Cana
   
  Tel.: (04) 651 72 03
Fax: (04) 651 95 12
  E-mail: ren_mon@netvision.net.il

 

Treasurer: Sr.  Erica Mazgon
Community Loyola
  3 Rehov Shlomo hamelekh
P.O.B. 1445
91013 Jerusalem
  Tel.: (02) 624 29 55
  E-mail: …………………….

 

Ecclesiastical Adviser: Rev. Marco Riva, S.C.
   
P.O.B. 50586
16163 Nazareth
   
  Tel.: (04) 646 05 45
Fax: (04) 655 02 99
E-mail: riva.marco@guanelliani.it

  

Region of Jerusalem, and Palestinians Territories

  Sr. Rabha Kairuz, F.M.M.
   
Franciscan Missionaries of Mary
P.O.B. 11
Bethlehem
   
  Tel.: (02) 274 24 41
Fax: (02) 267 45 85
E-mail: rabhafmm012@hotmail.fr

 

Region of Galilee:  Sr. Stefania Cantore
   
  Religius of Nazareth
street 4/306
P.O.B. 50274
16161 Nazareth
   
  Tel.: (04) 655 43 04
Fax: (04) 655 45 93
E-mail: nasra@religieusesdenazareth.org

 

Region of Jordan:   Sr. Sara Najeeb Gheneim S.J.A.
   
St. Joseph of the Apparition
Marj Al- Hammam
P.O.B. 246
11845 Amman
   
  Tel.: (06) 573 21 81
Tel & Fax: (06) 573 11 68
E-mail: sja_amman@hotmail.com
E-mail: srsaragh@hotmail.com

 

Region of Cyprus Sr. Bernadette Skorti, M.F.S.C.
   
Franciscan Missionaries of the Sacred Heart
Saint Mary School
Grivas Digenis Street
3035 Limassol, Cyprus
   
  Tel.: +357 253 648 03
Fax: +357 253 418 51
E-mail: f.m.s.c.lim@cytanet.com.cy