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Dominus Flevit: A Lenten Pilgrimage on the Mount of Olives

2024-02-28T12:43:59-05:00February 28th, 2024|Categories: In the Holy Land|Tags: , , |

Every year, the Franciscans of the Holy Land make a weekly Lenten pilgrimage to the shrines in Jerusalem commemorating the Passion of Jesus. Today, the first pilgrimage took place at the Dominus Flevit, on the Mount of Olives. "Dominus Flevit" is a Latin expression that means "the Lord wept" and is linked to the episode in [...]

Journey to Easter Lenten Evening Prayer

2017-02-28T23:58:39-05:00February 19th, 2017|Tags: , |

Prayer and faith sharing focusing on the Lenten Gospels will be offered at the Franciscan Monastery of the Holy Land in America on April 5th at 7:30 p.m. Fr. Greg Friedman, OFM with the Franciscan Monastery of the Holy Land will discuss Jesus' fulfillment of the expectations of the prophets for a messiah (Mt 21:1-11). A different speaker will [...]

Journey to Easter Lenten Evening Prayer

2017-02-28T23:56:33-05:00February 19th, 2017|Tags: , |

Prayer and faith sharing focusing on the Lenten Gospels will be offered at the Franciscan Monastery of the Holy Land in America on March 29th at 7:30 p.m. Jason Dimon, Postulant, OFM Holy Name Province, Silver Spring, MD  will discuss the story of Mary, Martha, and Lazarus (Jn 11:1-45). A different speaker will be here every Wednesday [...]

Stations of the Cross

2017-02-19T12:07:38-05:00February 19th, 2017|Tags: , , |

Join us at the Franciscan Monastery of the Holy Land in America on March 31st for this Lenten devotion that offers witness to Jesus’ Passion and Death. At each of the fourteen stations we prayerfully memorialize and visualize the journey of Christ to the Cross. Visit the calendar of events to see all the happenings at the Monastery.