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A Virtual Holy Land Tour

calendar 30/06/16
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Hi. All of us have heard of the Holy Land. Some of us even dreamed about going there. We would like to share a “virtual Holy Land tour” video with…
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Journey in the Footsteps of Jesus

calendar 30/06/16
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One of the most amazing parts of a pilgrimage to the Holy Land is that you are literally walking where Jesus and the Apostles walked. It’s the most incredible thing.…
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Experience the Holy Land

calendar 30/06/16
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Thank you for your interest in experiencing a pilgrimage to the Holy Land. The Franciscans have been leading pilgrimages for Christians for more than 125 years. The Franciscans care for…
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Why pilgrimage to the Holy Land?

calendar 30/06/16
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The Franciscans of the Holy Land are grateful that you are interested in visiting there on a special pilgrimage. The video above answers this question: Why should I take a…
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Father Pizzaballa nominated as Apostolic Administrator of the Latin Patriarchate

calendar 24/06/16
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STATEMENT OF THE LATIN PATRIARCHATE His Holiness Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of His Beatitude Patriarch Fouad Twal, having reached the legal age, according to article 401, §1 of…
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Father Francesco Patton is the new Custos of the Holy Land

calendar 24/06/16
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Father Francesco Patton is the new Custos of the Holy Land. After twelve years under the guidance of Father Pierbattista Pizzaballa, the Franciscan Order has a new Superior. The General…
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The celebration of Corpus Christi at the Holy Sepulcher

calendar 27/05/16
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In the Basilica of the Holy Sepulcher, the Christian community celebrated the Solemnity of the Body and Blood of Christ and the Priesthood Golden Jubilee of the Latin Patriarch of…
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Pentecost in Jerusalem: ‘Children of God’ written in our DNA.

calendar 17/05/16
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Feast of Pentecost in Jerusalem: Franciscans and pilgrims pray at the holy places. 'Come Holy Spirit!' It is the great cry of the Church on Pentecost, which fulfills the Easter…
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“Terra Sancta Museum – Via Dolorosa”

calendar 12/05/16
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The Monastery of the Flagellation of the holy city is home to a new museum. Pilgrims and visitors can take a trip through time to the days of Jesus, amid…
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Report of Pilgrimages

calendar 18/04/16
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The Custody of the Holy Land discloses the Report of Pilgrimages to the shrines of the Holy Land for 2015. In 2015, more than 275,000 Catholics from 96 countries have…
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