Login
  • The Dormition Abbey on Mount ZionThe Hagia Maria Sion or Dormition Abbey is the Catholic sanctuary in Jerusalem that commemorates the taking up of the Virgin Mary into heaven at the end of her earthly life, also known by the Orthodox Churches as the Dormition (falling asleep) of the Theotokos.

  • The Visitation in the Hills of Judea

    “The slopes and trees of Nazareth are here in Judah’s hills, a sight familiar, as is she whom I have come to see. “With Child, as I, we share a single joy, in laughter and in tears; in silent wonder.

  • Franciscan St Saviors ChurchA “bird’s eye view” of the Latin Catholic Church in the Holy Land, including the Latin Patriarchate of Jerusalem and the Franciscan Custody of the Holy Land.

  • Palestinian ChristiansThere has been much excellent academic study of the history of Christianity in the land of its birth. It could fill a whole library. In recent years, however, all that fine work has been eclipsed by the myth, created by the so-called "Palestinian narrative," of Palestinian Christianity.

  • Orthodox Monk in the Church of the Holy SepulchreThe Orthodox churches count among them some of the oldest churches in Christianity.  Because they almost all originated in the east they are usually known as the "eastern" churches.

  • The Qur'anSince there are a number of passages in the Koran stating that God has given the Holy Land to the Sons of Israel, there can be no religious justification for radical Islamic opposition to the Jewish presence in this land.

  • Sea of Galilee

    Flanked by high Golan, Against the Syrian dawn, You mirror Galilean hills, And mingle with the Jordan As it bides with you awhile. Still lapping Caesar’s quayAnd green Kinneret’s plain, Your waters carry Ephraim again, recalling Simon and his friends.

  • The Wailing Wall

    Nigh pristine still, these ancient stones arrest the sons of Abraham, and bid them weep, for they have lost their calling: the house they held aloft is swept away as once its builder’s nation was, and grief is here enshrined.

  • Catholics for Israel is looking for volunteers interested in helping out with the translation of our website into other languages (Hebrew, French, German, and Italian). If you are interested in helping please contact us.

  • Pope Benedict XVI in IsraelView videos showing the highlights of Pope Benedict's visit in Israel.

  • WE NEED YOUR HELP!The translation of our website into Hebrew is currently slowed down due to a lack of funds. Do you feel called to support the work of the Gospel in the Holy Land and to contribute to the first Catholic teaching resource available in Hebrew? Please DONATE NOW!

Vai all'inizio della pagina
/*====== Faithlife Reftagger to display Bible verses ======*/