June 11, 2017

The Jordan River runs through the land and history of the Bible, giving its waters a spiritual significance that sets it aside from other rivers.

The Jordan is significant for Jews because the tribes of Israel under Joshua crossed the river on dry ground to enter the Promised Land after years of wandering in the desert.

It is significant for Christians because John the Baptist b...

June 11, 2017

located in the northeaster region of Israel and getting its water supply from the Jordan River that runs though it, the Sea of Galilee  largest freshwater lake.

The Sea of Galilee , which is technically a lake referred to as a sea merely for historical reasons, has gained geological recognition for being the lowest freshwater lake in the world (lying some 200 meters below sea level).

The slope...

June 7, 2017

First, there is an impressive variety of different Christian communities. Orthodox and Byzantine Catholic (or Greek) (they are the majority of Christians in the Holy Land), the Latin Catholics (or Roman), Maronites, Armenians, Syrian Orthodox and Catholics, Copts, Ethiopians, Anglicans, Lutherans and various evangelical groups.

Secondly, there is diversity in terms of the origin of the Christ...

April 20, 2017

It was decided that in Thursday for April 23 of this year 2015 and at seventh and quarter ( 19:15 PM ), are you gonna beat all church bells Armenian in all over The world of bright her to, 100 Again, by the way the memory of a percentage of genocide Armenian perpetrated by the Ottoman Turks The Kristallnachts beginning of the past century, which I have life and a half million multisensor Arm...

April 5, 2017

Baptism, Holy Water

March 1, 2017

The Greek word Heptapegon means (the place of seven springs) , and it was corrupted in Arabic into Tabgha. The village of Tabgha houses,The Church of the Multiplication of the Loaves and Fishes, the Church of the Primacy of Peter and the Church of the Sermon on the Mount of Beatitudes

Tranquil Tabgha, on the north-western shore of the Sea of Galilee, is best known for Christ’s miraculous mult...

March 1, 2017

Capernaum is currently an archeological site owned by two Christian denominations: the Franciscans who command the western part of the city, and the Greek Orthodox who control the western part including the city's ancient church.

Situated on the banks of the Sea of Galilee, the town of Capernaum first came into existence when inhabited by the Hasmonean Dynasty in the 2 nd century BC. It rem...

February 9, 2017

Happy Feast Day of St . Maroun .. His prayers with us .. 

Every year on this day 9/2, Celebrates the Maronite Christian community in St. Maron.

Most the Christian maronite is in Lebanon, and The Patriarch Cardinal Mar Bechara Boutros al-Rahi he is the head of the maronite church in lebanon, East, and Holy Land.

In the holy land most the maronite christian's live in the Galilee ( Nazareth, Haifa...

January 17, 2017

Born into a wealthy family near Lisbon, Portugal, Saint Anthony of Padua, also known as Saint Anthony the Wonder-Worker, entered the Canons Regular of St. Augustine at age 15, over his parents' objection. He excelled in his studies of Scripture and the Church Fathers, and, after two years, he convinced his superiors to transfer him to the Monastery of Santa Cruz in Cóimbra, Portugal, so that...

January 5, 2017

Because Acre, 22 kilometres north of Haifa, had the best natural harbour on the coast of the Holy Land, it achieved importance from early times.

It was King Ptolemy of Egypt who called it Ptolemais, the name mentioned by St Luke (Acts 21:7) when he and St Paul visited it at the end of Paul’s third missionary journey around AD 58.

By then a Christian community was already established. Chri...

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