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A walk through the Holy Land

A walk through the Holy Land

January 2018

Dicovering new paths around Bethany, in the footsteps of Jesus. “Everyone has walked in his life and the journey is part of Faith“. Pietro Labate has been working as an […]

Recalling Christmas: The precious gift of the Franciscans to the children of Aleppo

Recalling Christmas: The precious gift of the Franciscans to the children of Aleppo

January 2018

In 2016, Christmas in Aleppo was marked by the liberation of a city that has suffered much during the endless Syrian conflict. The hope brought by the liberation of the […]

Christmas in Bethlehem: the faces of a living nativity scene

Christmas in Bethlehem: the faces of a living nativity scene

December 2017

At Christmas the nativity scene is set up and reproduced in the cribs, all over the world. The Grotto of the Baby Jesus represents the heart of this sacred and […]

Christmas in Bethlehem: little signs of a great hope

Christmas in Bethlehem: little signs of a great hope

December 2017

There is no child in the world who does not wait for Christmas. But how do the children of Bethlehem live it, the city where Jesus was born? “Even today, […]

Christmas alongside the sick children of Bethlehem

Christmas alongside the sick children of Bethlehem

December 2017

“I wish you all to be touched not only in front of the baby boy of the crib, but in front of every child in flesh and blood”. The wish […]

To make cribs in the land of Jesus

To make cribs in the land of Jesus

December 2017

Following a proposal made many years ago by the great Franciscan archaeologist, Fr. Michele Piccirillo, today Maurizio Enrico Villa has decided to export the art of the crib from Italy […]

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