Commissariat HL Malta

April 19th, 2010 @ 17:08 |

This is the official website of the Holy Land Commissariat in Malta. It is dedicated to the work of the Franciscans in this mission, which is of prime importance to their calling.

Pictures of the premises of the Commissariat of the Holy Land (Malta)

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24.10.2017 - Orthodox Patriarch visits Pope
24.10.2017 - Veil still mandatory
23.10.2017 - 800 years’ presence in the Holy Land
10.08.2017 - Bethsaida said to be found
04.08.2017 - Lebanese bishops urge help for Syrian refugees’ return
04.08.2017 - Jubilee year of Portiuncula indulgence concludes
27.07.2017 - Judge extends stay on deportation of Chaldean Catholics
27.07.2017 - Holy See favors two-state solution in Holy Land
26.07.2017 - Custos: moderation, dialogue needed
11.07.2017 - Tomb of the Patriarchs as Palestinian heritage site
15.06.2017 - Bishop responds to deportation of Iraqi Christians
15.06.2017 - Archbishop offers his apartment to Syrian refugees
15.06.2017 - Israel and Vatican still short of diplomatic accord
10.06.2017 - Christians should avoid churches for safety
16.05.2017 - Syriac prelates urge UN protection
05.05.2017 - Lawmaker: 1.5M Christians have left Iraq
03.05.2017 - Egyptian priests: Pope’s visit a big success
22.04.2017 - Israeli president visits Catholic Patriarch
20.04.2017 - Orthodox Patriarch to join Pope in visit to Egypt
20.04.2017 - Islamic terrorists attack Mt Sinai monastery in Egypt
11.04.2017 - Pontiff asks prayers for Copts after bombings
11.04.2017 - Dozens killed in bombings at Coptic churches
11.04.2017 - Easter Message from Jerusalem
08.04.2017 - State Department honors Aleppo nun
04.04.2017 - New pyramid discovered in Egypt
25.03.2017 - Christ’s restored tomb inaugurated in Jerusalem
25.03.2017 - Experts fear collapse of basilica of the Holy Sepulchre
23.03.2017 - Holy Sepulchre restored
21.03.2017 - Vatican appeal for Holy Land collection
21.03.2017 - Pope to visit Egypt in April
17.03.2017 - UN report rips ‘apartheid regime’ in Israel
17.03.2017 - Pope meets Lebanese president, promises a visit
16.03.2017 - Catholic parish became office for ISIS authorities
10.03.2017 - Arson at church in Jerusalem
02.03.2017 - Syrian prelate reports on nation devastated by war
01.03.2017 - Iraq: patriarch blesses giant cross in liberated town
21.02.2017 - Syrian Orthodox Church weighs special synod
17.02.2017 - Arab bishops discuss migration, other challenges
14.02.2017 - Historic church in HL, damaged by arson in 2014, reopens
14.02.2017 - Jerusalem patriarchate denounces new Israeli law
10.02.2017 - Seizure of Palestinian land for Jewish settlements
10.02.2017 - Assistance needed to rebuild towns liberated from ISIS
10.02.2017 - Prelate urges US not to move US embassy to Jerusalem
09.02.2017 - More discoveries in Dead Sea Scrolls caves
01.02.2017 - “Trump executive order harms the Middle East’s Christians”
26.01.2017 - Inciting violence against other religions should be a crime
19.01.2017 - Iraqi Christians don’t want ‘humanitarian corridor’
13.01.2017 - Top 10 archaeological discoveries 2016
13.01.2017 - Syrian prelate urges West to end sanctions
12.01.2017 - Egypt: Muslim leader visits Coptic cathedral
05.01.2017 - PILGRIMAGES 2017
24.12.2016 - Church leaders in Holy Land plead for peace
21.12.2016 - Bronze coin from time of Antiochus IV Epiphanes
18.11.2016 - Christians hope Trump will help secure Mideast peace
16.11.2016 - Workers report extraordinary phenomena at Christ’s tomb
11.11.2016 - Aleppo’s Christians feel abandoned, says Holy Land Custos
06.11.2016 - Profile of Iraqi Christian town
04.11.2016 - Prelates call for respect for rights of Christians in Iraq
04.11.2016 - Maronite bishops welcome election of Lebanese president
04.11.2016 - Clashes at Western Wall over separation of sexes
01.11.2016 - Iraqi bishop celebrates first Mass in Qaragosh
21.10.2016 - Archaeological discoveries in Jerusalem
20.10.2016 - Abbas makes donation to restore basilica
16.10.2016 - Israeli leaders blast UNESCO resolution
16.10.2016 - In ME a high demand for efficient marriage tribunals
16.10.2016 - Shelling hits Aleppo’s Christian quarter; children killed
07.10.2016 - Aleppo is a divided city, like Cold War Berlin
07.10.2016 - Kurdish fighters occupy Christian villages in Syria
01.10.2016 - Pope mourns Israeli leader Shimon Peres
01.10.2016 - Maronite patriarchate backs Christian Aoun in Lebanon
01.10.2016 - Aleppo bombers ‘accountable to God,’ Pope warns
01.10.2016 - Chaldean synod prays for peace, urges priests to return
22.09.2016 - Prelate: 1/3 of priests have left Damascus
20.09.2016 - Syrians suspicious of US motives, says Syrian bishop
16.09.2016 - Patriarch: remove mines from Nineveh Plain
01.09.2016 - Egypt’s parliament approves policy for building churches
19.08.2016 - Major battle for Aleppo imminent, says bishop
10.08.2016 - New Iraqi priests ordained in refugee camp
09.08.2016 - Coptic leader distances himself from demonstrations in US
06.08.2016 - Rebuilding Iraq after defeat of Islamic State
04.08.2016 - Syriac Patriarch raps Western indifference
26.07.2016 - Coptic Pope suspends audiences
23.07.2016 - Patriarch blasts Western efforts to remove Assad
17.07.2016 - The Terra Sancta Museum Inaugurated in Jerusalem
13.07.2016 - Don’t encourage Christians to leave the Middle East
12.07.2016 - Philistine cemetery discovered in Israel
28.06.2016 - Renovations to Nativity basilica in Bethlehem
28.06.2016 - Jerusalem patriarchate sends Ramadan greetings
28.06.2016 - Syria’s Christian children pray for peace
28.06.2016 - Plea to Iraqi Muslims to pray for peace during Ramadan
28.06.2016 - Evidence that priest kidnapped in Syria is still alive
28.06.2016 - ISIS attacks helped forge bonds of unity with Catholics
28.06.2016 - Local officials thwart efforts to protect Christians in Egypt
28.06.2016 - Israel reneged on commitment to Catholic schools
28.06.2016 - Missile attack on Franciscan school in Aleppo
28.05.2016 - Prelate welcomes actions of Egyptian leader
28.05.2016 - Prelate warns against US support for ‘Christian militia’
28.05.2016 - End economic sanctions against Syria
28.05.2016 - Mine clearance begins at site of Christ’s Baptism
28.05.2016 - Call on Pope Francis to condemn West’s Syria policy