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Music educator

Iraouf Salem Najjar, music educator. Named Commander Order International de la Paix, 1970, Grand Chevalier Order des Chevaliers de St. Jean de Jerusalem, 1970, Commander of the Italian Republic, 1985, Jordan Independance of 2nd degree. Member International Federation Catholic Universities (board directors), Royal Institute Inter-Faith Studies, Moslem-Christian Association Jerusalem.

Background

Najjar, Iraouf Salem was born on January 1, 1932 in Haifa, Palestine. Son of Salem Elias and Latiefeh Ibrahim (Margie) Najjar.

Education

Student, Latin Seminary, Bethlehem, 1955. Doctor of Philosophy in Canon Law, Lateran University, Rome, 1963.

Career

Secretary Latin Bishopric, Amman, 1963-1970, assistant, since 1970. President Church Court Officials, 1963-1988, Bethlehem University, since 1988. Acting for Apostolic Delegation, Jordan, 1988, Apostolic Nunciature, Jordan since 1994.

Member Chistian-Mosleum, Amman, since 1970. President St. Vincent de Paul, Amman, since 1967. Chairman, general director Al Wasifiyyah Vocational Center, since 1968, Jordanian Academy Music.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor in chief Voice of the Holy Land. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member International Federation Catholic Universities (board directors), Royal Institute Inter-Faith Studies, Moslem-Christian Association Jerusalem.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, music.

Connections

father:
Salem Elias Najjar

mother:
Latiefeh Ibrahim (Margie) Najjar