St. Patrick’s Cathedral

  Patrick’s Cathedral, situated on posh Fifth Avenue near Rockefeller Center, Directed by, Issam Khoury The cornerstone of St. Patrick’s Cathedral was laid in 1858 and her doors swept open in 1879. It was over 150 years ago when Archbishop John Hughes announced his inspired ambition to build the “new” St. Patrick’s Cathedral.

The gift of Christmas

  Arab community Christian in New York Church of the Virgin Mary, Brooklyn, NY Directed by: Issam Khoury Story by: karla sousou 2017

Dr. Robert Stearns

Message from priest Dr. Robert Stearns for the Syrian people   Dr.Robert Stearns, Directed by Issam Khoury Sep 21.2017 Join the ETCC team, and work with us to provide relief during The biggest humanitarian crisis of our generation.

رسالة من القس د. روبيرت ستيرنس للشعب السوري

رسالة من القس د. روبيرت ستيرنس للشعب السوري اخراج عصام خوري. ٢١ ايلول ٢٠١٧   انضموا الى فريق مركز التنمية البيئية والاجتماعية واعملوا معنا في تغطية اكبر كارثة انسانية في جيلينا ِ

Syria and Iraq: Religion and Migration in the Face of Violence

March, 3-4.2017 Princeton Forced Migration Conference Cameron Hume, Georgetown University Moderator Sarab al-Jijakli, Network of Arab-American Professionals Mustafa Hmood, Iraqi/Syrian Student Project Issam Khoury, Center for Environmental and Social Development Becca Keener, Princeton University, Student Rapporteur

حزب الله ونظامه الداخلي

بقلم: عصام خوري 11/06/2010   عقب اغتيال الأمين العام للحزب السيد عباس الموسوي تم اعتماد قيادة عليا للحزب تتمثل بما يدعى “مجلس الشورى”، ومجلس الشورى يشتق اسمه من الآية القرآنية «وأمرهم شورى بينهم»، وهو يتألف من 7 أعضاء يتولى كل منهم ملفا خاصا، ويدير قطاعا من قطاعات الحزب. ويتخذ أعضاء الشورى القرارات الكبرى في الحزب…

Hezbollah and its Internal System

By: Issam Khoury 11/08/2010 After the death of the Secretary General of the party, Abbas al- Musawi, a greater leadership was created, represented by what is called a ‘Consultative Council.’ The name derives from a verse from the Qur’aan: “They must consult each other.” It consists of seven members; each  undertakes a certain role and…

حزب الله التركي

بقلم: عصام خوري 11/16/2008   بدأ حزب الله في اكتساب أهمية ابتداء من عام 1991 فقط وذلك في المناطق الكردية الواقعة في جنوب شرق تركيا التي عانت من ويلات الحرب. ويتألف “حزب الله” في مدينة ديار بكر من تنظيمين مختلفين هما جماعة “علم” وجماعة “منزل”. اتفقت أفكار جماعة “علم” مع تيار الإخوان المسلمين في مصر…

Alawites in Lebanon

By: Issam Khoury 12/13/2008 Poverty and ignorance have always been prevalent in the Nusayri (Alawite) region of Mohsen Mount, and the Sunni region Bab al-Tabbaneh, which has recently witnessed a violent struggle in the Northern city of Tripoli, Lebanon. Mohsen Mount: Most Lebanese know that this area is the center for Alawites, well known to…

The political Maronism “A Lebanese maturity or a civil war “

Written By:  ISSAM KHOURY, Feb.12/2007 Lebanon has been a land of never-ending struggles, from the beginning of their civil war until now. During the Syrian domination on Lebanon, ‘the guardianship period’, about which the Syrians boast they had established the conception of stability and safety for the benefit of the Lebanese people, there were intermittent…