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The tomb of Christ

2017-12-04T15:01:02+00:00 December 7th, 2017|Categories: In the Holy Land, News|

After it's recent opening and restoration, new samples of the tomb of Jesus tested by scientists reveal new information about it's age. Read More.         (Credit: Oded Balilty/ National Geographic via CNS.)

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Franciscan Custos comments on cooperation between faiths

2017-11-20T13:25:39+00:00 November 21st, 2017|Categories: In the Holy Land, News|Tags: |

During Washington, DC visit, Franciscan Custos says the restoration of the Church of the Holy Sepulchre  required cooperation and contributed to breaking down walls between Catholics, Greek Orthodox and Armenians.         (Photo Credit: Tyler Orsburn/CNS.)

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Fr. Clovis and the richness of an international brotherhood

2017-10-10T10:05:02+00:00 October 13th, 2017|Categories: In the Holy Land, News|

Young, enthusiastic Brazilian priest makes final vows as a Holy Land Franciscan. Fr. Clovis Bettinelli encouraged young people, saying a call to the Holy Land is a beautiful mission. "It is a vocation that requires young people who wish to come here to have radical spirit." Read more.

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