The Exaltation of the Holy Cross

The solemnity of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross was celebrated on 14th September on Mount Calvary in Jerusalem as well.  [...]

A dream called Dar Al Majus Community Home in Bethlehem

In the historic center of Bethlehem, a few steps from the Basilica of the Nativity, many buildings are abandoned and crumbling. At one time these were shops and houses largely [...]

Jerusalem: two weeks of study for the lay brothers of the Archdiocese of Guadalajara (Mexico)

From 30th September to 13th October, a group of thirty-one lay brothers from the Archdiocese of Guadalajara, in Mexico, went back to school at the Convent of St Saviour in [...]

Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary: at St. Anne’s for France

On the solemnity of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Sunday 8th September 2019, the traditional Eucharistic celebration which also recalls the close links between France and the Custody [...]

With Cardinal Sandri at the Esplanade of the Mosques: “An important sign of peace”

Rarely the Jerusalem mosque esplanade has welcomed guests of this type: cardinals, friars, laymen, Christians and others, all lined up to enter one of the most important places of worship [...]

Signature of an agreement between the Custody of the Holy Land and Italian Institutions

Jerusalem, 8 October 2019 On Tuesday 8th October at 6.00 p.m. at the Custody of the Holy Land, a framework agreement was signed between the Custody of the Holy Land [...]

Discovering Dabka with Yahya and the Sebastia Archeologica team

We are in the courtyard of Sebastia’s Mosaic Guest House. A dance show has just finished and with us there is Yahya, a young man of 24, who at a [...]

Cardinal Sandri visits the site of the Baptism

The River Jordan is also one of the scenarios of the commemoration of the 800th anniversary of the pilgrimage of peace by St Francis in the Holy Land, with Cardinal Leonardo [...]

“The situation worsens everyday in Gaza, keep on helping us”. The witness of Fr. Mario Da Silva

Since 2008, the Association pro Terra Sancta has supported the charitable activity of the parish of the Holy Family in Gaza. Don Mario Da Silva, pastor of the Latin church [...]

800 anni dall’incontro tra San Francesco e il Sultano

A series of talks to celebrate the meeting between the Poor Man of Assisi and the Sultan Al-Malik Al-Kamil are taking place from 30th September in Jerusalem at the convent of St Saviour, the [...]
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