Tag: St. Peter’s Basilica

Vatican Museums to launch full virtual tour to increase accessibility

Vatican Museums to launch full virtual tour to increase accessibility

| December 17, 2018 | 0 Comments

In the technology support department at the Vatican Museums, Villanova University student Justin Myers is spending a semester creating virtual tours of galleries, part of a larger project to make the museums accessible to everyone.

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Medieval crucifix in St. Peter’s Basilica ‘resurrected’ from obscurity

Medieval crucifix in St. Peter’s Basilica ‘resurrected’ from obscurity

| Carol Glatz | November 8, 2016 | 0 Comments

His toes curl in pain, his veins bulge from exertion, his bony chest heaves in the last throes of death.

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They were there

They were there

| March 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

WHEN THE WHITE SMOKE APPEARED: I was fortunate to be present in St. Peter’s square, and I stayed in the square to see Pope Francis appear on the balcony and address the crowd…

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At St. Peter’s Basilica, bishops reflect on call to serve

At St. Peter’s Basilica, bishops reflect on call to serve

| March 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

The bishops were on the third day of their weeklong “ad limina” visit to Rome. They will return to St. Peter’s Basilica later in the week to pray at St. Peter’s tomb.

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