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the Hellenistic Temple of Mrn in Hatra

the Hellenistic Temple of Mrn in Hatra

Christians and Muslims in Iraq march together for peace

10/04/2017 11:20

This Holy Week in Iraq, Christians and Muslims will walk for 140 km through the Nineveh Plain in the name of peace and the end of violence in a once mostly Christian inhabited area.

 

Pope Francis greeting the crowds in St Peter's Square

Pope Francis blessing the crowds from the central loggia of St Peter's Basilica following the Easter Day Mass last year

Pope Francis' activities for Holy Week and Easter

28/03/2017 11:48

The Vatican on Tuesday released details of the celebrations that Pope Francis will preside over for Holy Week and Easter in the Vatican

 

Colosseum lit up for the Stations of the Cross on Good friday

Colosseum lit up up for the Stations of the Cross on Good Friday

"Hail, O Cross, Our One Hope"

23/03/2016 16:52

(Vatican Radio) Monsignor Philip Whitmore brings us a timely musical meditation focusing on the fourth sorrowful mystery of the rosary, "The  Carrying of the Cross". Listen to this programme produced by Veronica Scarisbrick: 

"Homeless Jesus" in the St. Giles Courtyard in the Vatican

"Homeless Jesus" in the St. Giles Courtyard in the Vatican

"Homeless Jesus" statue donated to Papal Almoner

23/03/2016 14:01

A well-known sculpture by Canadian artist Timothy Schmalz has found a new home in the entry to the Office of the Papal Almoner in the Vatican

 

Indian Christians seek Goverment protection in view of the Easter celebrations.

Indian Christians seek Goverment protection in view of the Easter celebrations.

Christians in India call for protection and security for Easter

22/03/2016 15:13

As Christians in India are encountering repeated incidents of violence against Churches and the Christian faithful, they are asking the government for the protection of Churches and safety, in view of the Easter celebrations.