Holy Father visited the Jesus Christ's Baptism place.
- 23 October 2011: His Holiness the Patriarch Moran Mor Ignatius Zakka I Iwas and his delegation paid a special visit to the area of Jesus Christ's Baptism� where Holy Father met the in-charge of that area
Eng Zia Rustam, and discussed about the current arrangements for the
development of the Holy place and the construction of Churches of various denominations. His Holiness blessed the piece of land allocated to the Holy Syriac Orthodox Church, which donated to our church, by His Majesty King Abdullah II Bin Al Hussein.