CATHOLICS CELEBRATE CORPUS DOMINI IN THE HOLY SEPULCHER
The commemoration of Corpus Domini or Corpus Christi, solemnity that dates back to the thirteenth century and which, since the year 1300, has been celebrated all over the world, including Jerusalem, in the Basilica of the Holy Sepulcher.
800 YEARS SINCE THE ARRIVAL OF THE FRANCISCANS IN THE HOLY LAND
The friars of the Custody gathered in St. John of Acre to celebrate the eighth centennial of the landing of the first Friars Minor in the Holy Land.
CELEBRATION OF ST. ANTHONY'S FEAST DAY IN JERUSALEM
On June 13, the celebration of the Feast of St. Anthony took place! One of the most beloved, popular and known saints around the world, Anthony is also the patron saint of the Custody of the Holy Land.
“HE LOVED THEM TO THE END”: SEVENTEEN NEW DEACONS
In the Basilica of Gethsemane, seventeen seminarians received the order of the diaconate through the imposition of hands by Mons. Pizzaballa.
THE ABRAHAMIC REUNION: THE STORY OF AN INTER-RELIGIOUS, (IM)POSSIBLE FRIENDSHIP
The annual inter-religious IFTAR organized by the NGO based in the Holy Land, took place in Ilut, near Nazareth. Muslims, Jews, Christians and Druze, together for the traditional Ramadan meal.