Donations in Memory
“I saw a new heaven and a new earth, for the first heaven and the first earth had passed away, and the sea was no more. I saw the holy city, new Jerusalem, coming down out of heaven from God, prepared as a bride adorned for her husband.” (Rev. 21:1-2)
A memento for your loved ones, to last forever, in Jerusalem, in the place of the Passion, Death and Resurrection of Jesus.
When you contribute as a benefactor to the Holy Places with a donation in memory of a loved one, you enable the preservation of the places where Jesus once lived and breathed. Such a contribution is not only a gesture of great value, but also an act of generosity that supports the work of the Franciscan friars who operate the Custody of the Holy Land, thus cooperating with the Kingdom of God and the preservation of the earthly Jerusalem, a prelude to the heavenly one.
This is where the name of your loved one will be remembered forever in the Holy City of Jerusalem:
- with a donation of up to 5000 EUR, you will receive a letter of remembrance from the Holy Land and the name of your name and that of your loved one will be iscribed in the Book of Benefactors of the Holy Land, preserved in the Historical Archives in St. Saviour Monastery, which for 800 years has stored all the documents of the Custody of the Holy Land.
- with a donation from 5,000 to 50,000 EUR, the name of your loved one will be engraved in the golden stone of Jerusalem to be placed at the
Monastery of the Flagellation, the place where Jesus began his Way of the Cross. You will receive a miniature copy in a box commemorating your gesture of solidarity.
- with a donation of more than 50,000 EUR, the name of your loved one will be engraved in the golden stone of Jerusalem to be placed in the area of the
Monastery of the Flagellation; you will able to select the space where you would like to have your stone placed choosing the place that is most important for your loved one: Bethlehem, Nazareth, Cana-Tabgha, Capernaum, Magdala, Tabor, Bethany-Bethphage, Gethsemane, Dominus Flevit, or the Holy Sepulchre.
For further information and to make a donation in memory: firstname.lastname@example.org.