Fr. Emil Shukri Salayta
1976 : joined the Lower Seminary in Beit Jala, on recommendation of Parish Priest Fr Fuad Hijazin.
29.06.1989 : ordained priest in Madaba (Jordan) at the hands of H.E Msgr Salim Sayegh.
07/1989 : Assistant to Christ the King Parish at al-Misdar, Amman ; military service.
09/1991 : tutor at Beit Jala Seminary.
10.04.1992 : Parish Priest of Jifna (Palestine) ; Director Al Ahliyah School Ramallah.
08/1994 : Parish priest of the parish of Bir Zeit, and General Director of the Latin Patriarchate schools in Palestine, Israel
1998 : New nomination as General Director of the Latin Patriarchate schools in Jordan besides to his capacity in Bir Zeit and the schools in Palestine.
07/2000 : left Bir Zeit Parish ; took charge of al Wasiyah school in Wassieh – Kerak in Jordan.
011/2001 : Sent to study Canon Law at Latran University, Rome by His Beatitude Msgr. Sabbah.
05/2005 : Finished his MA in Canon law and International Law. He was asked to come back by HB Sabbah to assist at the Ecclesiastic Court in Jerusalem.
08/2006 : Nominated as Pastor of St. Joseph parish in Jifna, and assistant judge at the Latin Patriarchate Ecclesiastic court.
08/2009 : Nomination as Judicial Vicar of the Latin Patriarchate of Jerusalem in Jerusalem and Nazareth until now.