20.08.1946 : Born in Motta di Livenza – Treviso (Italy)
25.08.1960 : Entered Minor Seminary in Beit Jala
22.06.1969 : ordained priest in Jerusalem, at Basilica of Getsemany, at the hands of Patriarch Alberto Gori
15.09.1969 : Auxiliary to Father Saliba Mansour at Saint Pius X Parish in Zerka – South
25.08.1972 : Auxiliary to Msgr Albino Gorla, at Our Lady of Palestine Sanctuary at Rafat Monastery
02.03.1973 : in charge of Sunday Mass at Gaza parish during the whole year, after the death of Fr. Hanna al-Nimri
20.02.1976 : Parish Priest at Ader – Kerak (Jordan)
08.081988 : Appointed Treasurer for the Latin Patriarchate in Jordan
27.06.1989 : Vicar to Jordan ; residing first at Bishop’s Home at Jabal al-Lweibdeh (Amman), and then on 11.02.1991 at Sweifiyeh (Amman)
15.07.1994 : Parish Priest at Al-Mafraq (Jordan)
23.04.1998 : designated by Holy See as Assistant to Mgr Richard Mathes at the Pontifical Institute of Notre Dame of Jerusalem Center .
10.09.1999 : appointed “Chargé of the Holy See” at the Pontifical Institute of Notre Dame of Jerusalem Center , – Jerusalem – after the departure of Msgr Mathes.
01.01.2005 : Director of “Domus Sanctae Marthae” Home at the Vatican City
01.01.2012 : President of the “Pontifical Oratory of Saint Peter” after Cardinal Pio Laghi in Rome
31.07.2015 : Parish Priest in Safut
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