Coronavirus impact in Jericho, the world’s oldest city

The Coronavirus pandemic did not spare Jericho, nor the entire Holy Land. Tourism, and therefore the city’s economy, is paralyzed. The Christians of this city in Palestine, the oldest in [...]

An ancient prayer to Our Lady

The story of a prayer to the Virgin Mary dating back to the 3rd century. [...]

Revealed Stories of the Dead Sea

The Dead Sea is the guardian of many stories that happened in its surroundings. Some of these biblical facts are recounted in this service by Br. Frédéric Manns of the [...]

Terra Santa News 05/06/2020

This week: the numerous celebrations at the end of the month of May in the Holy Land: the feast of the Shrine of the Primacy of Peter, the conclusion of [...]

Women’s work against the virus in Bethlehem

To fight the economic consequences of the Coronavirus pandemic, in Bethlehem, the FAI (Fondation Assistance Internationale) created the project “Working Women Against virus COVID 19” with the aim of reducing [...]

Ain Karem: la festa della Visitazione

The Solemnity of the Visitation was celebrated on June 1st in the Shrine of Ain Karem, near Jerusalem. It is here that the visit of the Virgin Mary to her [...]

Pentecost in Jerusalem: “the essential importance of the gift of the Spirit”

On the day of Pentecost, the Church of Jerusalem returns to look to Mount Zion: the celebrations at the Cenacle, in the same building where the disciples received the gift [...]

Conclusion of the Marian month in the church of Saint Saviour

Also in the Holy Land it was an intense month of May, of prayer and meditation. For the end of the Marian month the Latin parish of Jerusalem prayed the [...]

The Primacy of Love

The Feast of the Primacy of Peter was celebrated on the shores of the Lake of Galilee by the Custodian of the Holy Land. In the Shrine of Tabgha, the [...]

Terra Santa News 29/05/2020

This week: the doors of the Basilica of the Holy Sepulcher in Jerusalem and the Basilica of the Nativity in Bethlehem reopen after two months; the discovery of a Byzantine [...]
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