20th century Italian art at the sanctuaries of the Holy Land

On April 19, the Vatican Museums were the backdrop for the presentation of the volume Italian Artists in the Holy Land. Painters, sculptors and artisans were working in the shrines  [...]

Accesible Palestine: a virtual visit to the tomb of Lazarus in Bethany

The presentation of Virtual Reality glasses to Lazarus’ tomb is the first step of the “Accesible Palestine” initiative, an innovative form of social tourism promoted by ATS pro Terra Sancta and  [...]

In Bethlehem, the new parish group of the Apostles of Divine Mercy

At the Church of St. Catherine in Bethlehem, a new parish group was launched: the Apostles of Divine Mercy. The group, inspired by St. Faustina Kowalska (the Polish holy mystic  [...]

The Assembly of Catholic Ordinaries of the Holy Land in Cyprus

CYPRUS – The Assembly of Catholic Ordinaries of the Holy Land (AOCTS) met on April 11-12, 2018, for its plenary meeting that took place at the Maronite Archbishopric in Nicosia,  [...]

The Churches of Jerusalem meet for Easter greetings

The proclamation of Jesus’ resurrection is a message that joyfully unites all Christian confessions. In order to share in this joy and to exchange Easter greetings, the Churches of Jerusalem  [...]

Dialogue and sharing: language courses in Jerusalem, Bethany and Sabastiya

“Ciao, come stai?” – “Hello, how are you?” In Bethany, the city of Lazarus, as well as in Sabastiya and Jerusalem, ATS pro Terra Sancta held free language copurses as  [...]

Solemnity of the Annunciation in Nazareth

Nazareth est la ville qui nous introduit dans la vie quotidienne d’une famille juive typique, mais unique: la soi-disant «source de Marie», où, selon la tradition, la Vierge allait chercher  [...]

"Prophets and Prophecy", theme of biblical updating

These are days of renewed biblical learning. Once again, during the Easter Octave, the Studium Biblicum Franciscanum is hosting the 43rd “Biblical Theology Update”, in the Immaculate Auditorium at St.  [...]

A book for the social projects of the Custody in support of the refugees in Kos and Rhodes

“Why did they wake me up? Why did I have to get up in a hurry? Where are we going? And why are we running?” These are the questions that  [...]

In memory of Fr. Piccirillo on the tenth anniversary of his death

Prof. Claudine Dauphin taught a lesson in memory of Fr. Michele Piccirillo on March 20 at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem. Ten years after the death of the Franciscan friar  [...]
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