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St. George Melkite Greek Catholic Church Building and Grounds
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Saint George Parish has three buildings which are connected together: the Church, the Convent, and the Kindergarten. The parish started as one building, the Convent, which was the home for the priest. "Temporarily", Saint George Church was located in the "large" room at the back of the Convent. Then, Saint Ann Kindergarten was added to the front of the Convent. Then, the Convent opens into Saint George Church and into the Kindergarten. The Convent does not have an outside entrance.

In March 2005, a Class Room was build. Later, in June 2006, this Class Room was torn down to build the Saint Ann Kindergarten building.

Saint George Parish has large grounds. These grounds contain the three buildings and Saint Prophet Elijah (Mar Elias) Community Park (MECP).

Historically, the Church Play Area was the front patio of the Convent building and the front area of the Saint George Church building. The front area of the Saint George Church building is still a Play Area with a basketball court..

In Febuary 2005, an additional Church Play Area was established with the arrival of playground equipment. This Play Area was near front patio of the Convent building. Later, in June 2006, this Church Play Area was moved to build the Saint Ann Kindergarten building. This Play Area is near the Kindergarten building and is now the Kindergarten Play Area.

In June 2006, the front patio of the Convent building was removed to build the Saint Ann Kindergarten building.

In June 2011, Saint Prophet Elijah (Mar Elias) Community Park (MECP). was established. This park includes all the buildings and grounds of Saint George Church, except for the Church and the Convent.

Inside ChurchChurch Building School Park
Please view inside our Church.Please view our Building. Please see our new Kindergarden. Please see our new Park.
school construction Aug.  2006 family park in 2011
Church Play AreaChurch GroundsChurch Water System  
Please join the children at play.Please visit the Church's Grounds.Please join us for a drink of water.  
Boys on swingSt. GeorgeWater pipes in the ground  
Church WallChurch and School Road  
Please see our new protection. Please see our new Road  
Finished wallschool entrance construction Nov.  2008  

The following items no lonager exist because the Saint Ann Kindergarten Building was built in their location.

Church Class Room Church Patio
Please see our new Class Room. Please join us in the sun.
Gate with boys

Some of these pictures were taken by Abouna Firas Khoury Diab.
Some of these pictures were taken by Marthame and Elizabeth Sanders. Their Web site is Salt of the Earth - Palestinian Christians in the Northern West Bank.


St. George (Mar Giries) Melkite Greek Catholic Parish
Abouna Firas Boutros Khoury Diab
E-mail Address: Abouna Firas Boutros Khoury Diab, firas_khoury2002@yahoo.com
Skype Name: Doris Diab Doris_Diab, by e-mail please agree on a date and a time for a Skype Video Call
Time Zone: Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) plus 2 hours
Pacific Time (GMT minus 8 hours) in the United States of America is 10 hours behind Zababdeh Time, that is 2 a.m. Pacific Time is 12 noon Zababdeh Time, 12 noon Pacific Time is 10 p.m Zababdeh Time, 2 p.m. Pacific Time is 12 midnight Zabadeh Time, and 12 midnight Pacific Time is 10 a.m. the next day Zababdeh Time.
Usually, the best time to contact Abouna Firas is during his evening, that is from 7 p.m. - 12 p.m. during Zababdeh time.
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/home.php#/profile.php?id=1032421184
Land telephone for the Church / Home: 2510894, from other countries including the U.S.: 011.970.4.2510894, from Jerusalem and Bethlehem: 04.2510894 (Code 970 is for Palestine National Authority and code 972 is for Israel. Both codes will work.)
Cell / Mobile telephone for Abouna Firas: 0599789282, from other countries including the U.S.: 011.970.599789282, (do not dial the area code and the 0), from Jerusalem and Bethlehem: 0599789282 (Code 970 is for Palestine National Authority and code 972 is for Israel. Both codes will work.)
Fax: None
Web site: St. George (Mar Giries) Melkite Greek Catholic Church, http://www.stgeorgeinzababdeh.com/
Mailing address: St. George Church, Zababdeh, Palestine National Authority
St. George Church does not have a street mailing address nor a Post Box Office mailing address.
Physical location: St. George Church is the Catholic Church on the main road.
Abouna's Business Card Side 1 and Abouna's Business Card Side 2 If Run-time error "91" appears, click End, then the document will appear.
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