Tourism is the lifeline of Holy Land Christians

Submitted by munir on Mon, 07/12/2021 - 13:16

"Pilgrims, you are invited to visit the Holy Land."  This has been the renewed invitation by Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem His Beatitude Pierbattista Pizzaballa to the Christians of the world to visit the Holy Land en masse in order to breathe life into the corona-wrecked economy, and to get blessed by visiting the Holy Sites by following in the steps of Lord Jesus.

 

Will the land of Lord Jesus be left without Christians?

Submitted by munir on Fri, 07/09/2021 - 12:20

It is a question that makes one cogitate, think deeply, and meditate looking for an answer. It is hard to find an acceptable or rather a realistic answer to the question, "Will the land of Lord Jesus be left without Christians?"

 

Under the current difficult and preposterous situations prevailing in the Holy Land, it is hard to give a concrete answer.  The website romereports.com has posted a video in the hope of drawing attention to the situation in the Holy Land Christians and to help find acceptable and durable solutions.

Pope Francis strives to ease the suffering of the Lebanese people

Submitted by munir on Sun, 07/04/2021 - 08:08

 

On June 1, 2021, the day titled, “The Lord God Has Plans of Peace. Together for Lebanon,” His Holiness Pope Francis was joined by leaders of the different Christian Churches and communities of Lebanon, with their delegations on a day of prayer and reflection for their country as well as for consultations for the future of Lebanon at the Vatican.

 

Christian unity on the mind of Pope Francis

Submitted by munir on Thu, 07/01/2021 - 11:38

Christian unity has all the time been a target. Over the past decades efforts were exerted and numerous meetings were held in order to ensure the restoration of Christian unity, but to no avail.

 

Since the start of his pontificate, His Holiness Pope Francis has left no stone unturned in his assiduous efforts designed to restore Christian unity and to cast its divine and beautiful effulgence upon the face of world.

 

Madaba: The city of Mosaics

Submitted by munir on Tue, 06/29/2021 - 10:09

 

The Jordanian city of Madaba is renowned for its historical remains, and consequently is known as the “City of Mosaics”. It is home to the famous 6th century Mosaic Map of Jerusalem and the Holy Land with two million pieces of vividly colored local stone depicting hills and valleys, villages and towns as far as the Nile Delta.

 

Will July 1 meeting mark the onset of Lebanon's resuscitation?

Submitted by munir on Sun, 06/27/2021 - 16:24

n a world abounding with bleak news addressing wars, violence, missing people, poverty and unemployment, a glimmer of hope emerged from the Holy See with the descendent of St. Peter, His Holiness Pope Francis, inviting the Christian heads of churches in Lebanon for a meeting on July 1 to discuss the country’s crisis and to help extricate the country from the imbroglio in which it is currently embroiled.

 

Marriage is a divine blessing

Submitted by munir on Tue, 06/22/2021 - 14:23

His Holiness Pope Francis has released his prayer intention for the month of June 2021, by inviting the faithful everyone to pray for those preparing for marriage.

 

Stressing that getting married and sharing one’s life is something beautiful, he said, “On this life-long journey, the husband and wife aren’t alone, Jesus accompanies them.”

 

St. Joseph was the ‘earthly shadow of the Heavenly Father’

Submitted by munir on Mon, 06/21/2021 - 09:47

Foster fathers play a significant and sometimes critical role in caring for children from troubled backgrounds, but because their role is often temporary, they don’t get much mention on Father’s Day. 

 

St. Joseph has long been referred to as Lord Jesus’ “foster father” even though we have every reason to believe his presence was steady and abiding throughout Our Lord’s youth. 

 

The Catholic Church… a divine message with blessed fruits

Submitted by munir on Sun, 06/20/2021 - 21:34

 

 

The Catholic Church is growing in spite of the difficulties arising in current world affairs, which are rampant with violence, wars, instability, and foremost of which is persecution.

 

No matter what obstacles stand in the way, the Catholic Church is growing fast and people are coming to realize that faith is the only way leading to the elimination of diseases, facilitating life, instilling permanent peace, and ensuring a happy life with the Prince of Peace.