Available between 1947-1948

​This was a non-partisan journal on social, economic and cultural matters, having two stated objectives according to the editor’s introduction to the first issue: First, to review matters of the Arab Orthodox community, and second, to contribute towards “nation building” and “national training.” The journal published articles by first rate Palestinian and Lebanese scholars and writers, Muslims and Christians alike, such as Ahmad Samih al-Khalidi (Jerusalem, 1896-1951), director of the Teacher Training College in Jerusalem and editor of the newspaper Al-Kuliyya al-'Arabiyya  (1927); the great historian Nicola Ziyada (b. Damascus to parents from Nazareth, 1907-2006); the writer and artist Jabra Ibrahim Jabra (Bethlehem, 1920-1994); Khalil Baydas (Nazareth, 1874-1949), among others.