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From the desert of Judah to the Golan Heights: the Middle East Community Program 2019

From the desert of Judah to the Golan Heights: the Middle East Community Program 2019

September 2019

The Middle East Community Program (MECP) 2019, this year, was all-female: nine young female students from the Catholic University of the Sacred Heart in Milan and from other Italian universities […]

Bethany: a course to rediscover essential oils and perfumes of the local tradition

Bethany: a course to rediscover essential oils and perfumes of the local tradition

September 2019

“Do you use medicinal plants in everyday life? Which plants do you know? Would you know how to recognize them? ”With these questions Andrea Primavera, consultant for development of agronomic […]

Rand and Vialet: from Damascus to Italy to learn the art of restoration

Rand and Vialet: from Damascus to Italy to learn the art of restoration

September 2019

“For us, being here is a privilege, a unique opportunity that very few of our peers can have right now, so thank you so much.” Speaking is Rand, 25, visiting […]

Bethlehem, a renewed commitment to support children and young people with disabilities

Bethlehem, a renewed commitment to support children and young people with disabilities

September 2019

The Hogar Niño Dios is a welcome house near the Basilica of the Nativity that hosts children and young people with physical and mental disabilities, orphans or those from poor […]

A frienship that gives back a name and a future  to Syria

A frienship that gives back a name and a future to Syria

August 2019

Here’s the video of the beautiful meeting held at the Rimini Meeting in Italy with Msgr. Abou Khazen, Apostolic Vicar of Aleppo, Fr. Firas Lutfi, Franciscan of the Custody of […]

The great teaching that comes from Bethany: “We should all work together for a common home”

The great teaching that comes from Bethany: “We should all work together for a common home”

August 2019

For more than a month, restoration work has been underway on the Mosaic Center at the al-Uzair Mosque, the oldest mosque in Bethany, in Arabic Al-Azariya, which stands next to […]

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