Father Rifat M. Bader

  • Born in Wahadineh , north of Jordan in 1971.
  • Priest in the Latin Patriarchate of Jerusalem since 1995.
  • Founder and director of the Catholic Center for Studies and Media , since 2012 .
  • Founder and Editor of www.abouna.org since 2003 (widest Arab Christian website; Arabic and English ).
  • Member of the Executive Committee of Middle East Council of Churches.
  • Columnist in many Arabic Newspapers , especially in Alrai Jordanian daily political newspaper.
  • Master Degree in International Relations and his research was about the Bilateral Diplomatic relations between Jordan and the Holy See.
  • PHD degree in political philosophy, the Lebanese University 2018.
  • Author of several books and publications.