(Combined Sources)–On Tuesday–August 3–His Highness Prince Hassan Bin Talal of Jordan–uncle of King Abdullah and brother of the deceased King Hussein–extended his condolences and support to His Holiness Aram I–Catholicos of all Armenia’s of Cilicia–on the eve of the brutal church bombings that rocked Iraq over the weekend.
In his letter–Prince Hassan noted–"The destruction of God’s homes disturbed us all. The mischievous acts targeted not only Iraq–but also every single one of us. May God grant peace unto the souls of the innocent victims and immediate physical and spiritual recovery to the injured."
Prince Hassan also stated that he stood in solidarity with the Catholicos’s persistent efforts to build understanding amongst the Christian and Muslim peoples through peaceful and productive dialogue.
Prince Hassan–who paid a visit to Aram Catholicos only two weeks ago–is scheduled to lecture on Christian-Muslim relations at the Antelias Seminar sometime during the upcoming weeks.