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Representatives of the different Christian Churches take part in the rededication of the newly retored 'Edicule' inside Jerusalem's Basilica of the Holy Sepulchre on March 22nd 2017

Growing cooperation among Christian Churches in Jerusalem

27/03/2017 15:57

Ecumenical expert, Fr Frans Bowen, M.Afr, explains why the recent restoration of the ‘Edicule’, or chapel surrounding Jesus’ tomb in Jerusalem’s Basilica of the Holy Sepulchre, is a sign of the growing cooperation among the different Christian Churches in the Holy Land

Edicule in Jerusalem's Basilica of the Holy Sepulchre

Edicule in Jerusalem's Basilica of the Holy Sepulchre

Archimandrite Aristovoulos tells of restoration of 'Edicule'

24/03/2017 11:28

(Vatican Radio) Philippa Hitchen is currently in Jerusalem with the Tantur Ecumenical Institute and talked to Archimandrite Aristovoulos, principle cantor for the Greek Orthodox Church in the Basilica of the Holy Sepulchre about the restoration and rededication of the chapel enclosing Jesus’ tomb.

Re-dedication ceremony next to the Edicule surrounding the Tomb of Jesus at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jersualem

Re-dedication ceremony next to the Edicule surrounding the Tomb of Jesus at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jersualem

Newly restored chapel at Jesus' tomb unveiled in Jerusalem

22/03/2017 17:54

An ecumenical re-dedication service took place in Jerusalem's Basilica of the Holy Sepulchre on Wednesday as restoration work on the chapel containing Jesus burial place was unveiled. 

Tantur: Hilltop oasis of hospitality

The gardens at Tantur, a hilltop oasis of hospitality on the road between Jerusalem and Bethlehem

Tantur: Oasis of interfaith hospitality in the Holy Land

21/03/2017 09:31

Tantur Ecumenical Institute in Jerusalem this year marks the 50th anniversary of its establishment in the wake of Pope Paul VI’s historic visit to the Holy Land. Philippa Hitchen is visiting Tantur this week to report on its achievements and its future vision.

Archbishop Pierbattista Pizzaballa, O.F.M., Apostolic Administrator of the Latin Patriarchate of Jerusalem

Archbishop Pierbattista Pizzaballa, O.F.M., Apostolic Administrator of the Latin Patriarchate of Jerusalem

Letter to the Latin Patriarchate of Jerusalem

07/03/2017 13:08

The Apostolic Administrator for the Patriarchate of Jerusalem, Archbishop Pierbattista Pizzaballa, O.F.M., has sent a letter to the people of the diocese at the beginning of the season of Lent.

 

Living nativity scene in the northern Israeli Arab town of Nazareth

Living nativity scene in the northern Israeli Arab town of Nazareth

Archb. Pizzaballa: 'look to the child of Bethlehem to heal our broken world'

21/12/2016 14:26

Commenting on the violence and divisions that have brought fear and mistrust into our world, Jerusalem Archbishop Pierbattista Pizzaballa says “we must look to the child of Bethlehem and in him find ‘my brother’ and learn to accept the other in order to be able to build our lives with him”.

The Church of the Dormition in Jerusalem

The Church of the Dormition in Jerusalem

Feast of the Assumption: Our Lady's Dormition

14/08/2016 11:30

As the Church celebrates the Marian Feast of the Assumption, noted scholar and author Fr. Peter Stravinskas takes us to the Jerusalem church of the Dormition for a reflection on this Catholic dogma regarding Our Lady