We are very proud of this website,
and consider it to be the most comprehensive and visited Maronite
Catholic Church website on the Internet. A Google search of the keywords
Lebanese Churches will return a result
of our church website appearing in the Number
Two position of 2,130,000 websites on the Internet with the
words Lebanese Churches in their sites.
We are constantly updating and improving this site, including more
than 200 websites listed on the Links
to Lebanese Websites page, so please check back often for new
links and features, and whenever you visit, please be sure to refresh
your browser for the latest update. Thank you for visiting our
We wish to acknowledge the
following people who contributed to the development of this website,
and without whose kindness, dedication and volunteer contribution,
this website would not be possible. Many thanks for their efforts
- Former Pastor Father Kamil Al Chouefati,
for his guidance, support and advice in improving this website.
- Former Pastor Monsignor
Sami Hayek, without his guidance and support, this
site would have been impossible.
- The Parish Council
of Our Lady of Lebanon Maronite Church, who had the vision
and foresight to approve the creation and maintenance of this website
in April/May of 1998.
- The late Joseph
Daniel, who was so gracious in providing rare documents
from his archived personal files including portions of all the historical
- The late Florence Sar Frangos and the
late Merhej Sassine, for documenting
the History of our Church and the History of the Easton Lebanese.
- Peter Shaheen,
professional photographer, for his beautiful digital photos of our
Thomas, who is currently the volunteer webmaster of
- Stephen Said Constantine (Istantheen),
whose idea it was to create this website in the spring of 1998, and
who designed & compiled this website in its entirety.