Tag: Holy Sepulcher

Christian leaders reopen Church of the Holy Sepulcher after ’emergency’

Christian leaders reopen Church of the Holy Sepulcher after ’emergency’

| Judith Sudilovsky | February 27, 2018 | 0 Comments

Christian leaders in the Holy Land reopened the Church of the Holy Sepulcher Feb. 28 after the Israeli government set up a negotiating team to resolve a municipal dispute over property taxes.

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Tests offer new information on date of site believed to be tomb of Christ

Tests offer new information on date of site believed to be tomb of Christ

| November 30, 2017 | 0 Comments

Scientists who helped restore a shrine above the site believed to be the place where Christ was buried say testing of samples has dated the tomb to at least the fourth century.

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Using new media, National Geographic tells the story of Christ’s tomb

Using new media, National Geographic tells the story of Christ’s tomb

| Rhina Guidos | November 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

In the modern-age, news about Jesus doesn’t just sell newspapers, it racks up page views, too.

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To experience one of the holiest Christian sites, head to Washington

To experience one of the holiest Christian sites, head to Washington

| Rhina Guidos | November 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

In the nation’s capital, a $15 museum ticket and pair of 3-D glasses is the passport Christian pilgrims and others need to experience what may be the holiest site in Christianity.

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Trump arrives in Holy Land, visits Holy Sepulcher, Western Wall

Trump arrives in Holy Land, visits Holy Sepulcher, Western Wall

| Judith Sudilovsky | May 22, 2017 | 0 Comments

Following his official welcome to Jerusalem by Israeli President Reuven Rivlin, U.S. President Donald Trump began his two-day visit to Israel and the Palestinian territories with a private visit to the Church of the Holy Sepulcher and Western Wall.

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Quotes from this week’s newsmakers – April 12, 2012

Quotes from this week’s newsmakers – April 12, 2012

| April 12, 2012 | 0 Comments

“This is what happens in a good confession: You take off your dirty rags — your sins — receive the bath of mercy and rise ‘clothed in the garments of salvation, covered with the robe of righteousness.’”
— Capuchin Father Raniero Cantalamessa, preacher of the papal household, quoting from the Book of Isaiah during his homily at the Liturgy of the Lord’s Passion in St. Peter’s Basilica April 6

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