The Agenda of the Custos

March 2017

06-08/03 - Rhodes: Fraternal visit and public presentation of the significance of the restoration works carried out on the Aedicule of the Holy Sepuchre

09/03 - Jericho: Inauguration of the new Parish Centre

14-15/03 - Bethlehem: Meeting A.O.C.T.S.

16/03 - Jerusalem, Saint Saviour: Meeting of the Discretorium of the Holy Land

19/03 - Nazareth, Basilica of the Annunciation: Feast of Saint Joseph. Solemn Entry and Solemn Mass with the conferral of Ministry of Lector to Br. John Bomah

22/03 - Jerusalem, Holy Sepulchre: Inauguration of the restorations on the Aedicule

29/03 - Bethlehem: Blessing of the new Guest House


February 2017

02/02 – Jerusalem, Latin Patriarchate: Holy Mass for Consecrated Life

06-10/02 – Perù: Meeting of the Commissaries of Latin America

16/02 – Ain Karem: Meeting of the Discretorium of the Holy Land

18/02 – Jerusalem: Inauguration of the new roof of the Grotto in the Gethsemane Hermitage

December 2016  

01-2/12 – Amman: Fraternal visitation

04/12 – Nazareth - Mass 150° Sisters Figlie di Sant’Anna

06/12 – Bethlehem: Lunch with the poor - Visit to the projects of Bethlehem

10/12 – Jerusalem, Jaffa Gate: Blessing of the Indian Community's March to Bethlehem

10/12 – Jerusalem, Saint Saviour: Mass Our Lady of Guadalupe

13/12 – Jerusalem: Meeting with the Israeli Minister for Tourism

13-14/12 – Nazareth: Fraternal visitation

15/12 – Jerusalem, Saint Saviour: Meeting of the Discretorium of the Holy Land

16/12 – Jerusalem: Visit to the Latin Patriarchate

16/12 – Tel Aviv: Reception at the Italian Embassy

18/12 – Bethlehem: Moment of prayer at the Holy Grotto with all Italian-speakers in the Holy Land

20/12 – Jerusalem, Saint Saviour: Greetings with the Mayor of Jerusalem

21/12 – Jerusalem, Saint Saviour: Greetings with the Jerusalem Police

21/12 – Bethlehem: Mass at Boys Home

24-25/12 – Bethlehem: Christmas Celebrations

26/12 – Jerusalem, Saint Saviour: Mass in the Infirmary

29/12 – Jerusalem, Saint Saviour: Exchange of Greetings with the Churches of Jerusalem

31/12 – Jerusalem, Saint Saviour: Mass at the conclusion of the current Year

November 2016

01-07/11 – Bethlehem: Eucharistic celebration for His Excellency Sergio Mattarella, President of the Republic of Italy.

02-06/11 – Washington D.C. (USA): Fraternal visitation and gala dinner with the benefactors of the Commissariat.

07-11/11 – Buenos Aires (Argentina): Fraternal visitation and meeting with the families, students and teachers of the Terra Sancta College.

13-16/11 – Madrid (Spain): Institutional meetings.

24/11 – Bethlehem: Meeting of the Discretorium of the Holy Land.

26/11 – Bethlehem: Solemn Entry Saint Catherine.

27/11 – Bethlehem: Pontifical Mass for the beginning of Advent.


October 2016

1/10 - Nazareth, Basilica of the Annunciation: Solemn Profession Br. Ayman Bathish

03-04/10 - Jerusalem: Solemnity of St. Francis

05/10 - Jerusalem, Saint Saviour: Mass for Inauguration of Academic Year

8/10 - Capernahum: Annual Peregrinatio

11-12/10 - Haifa, Stella Maris: Meeting A.O.C.T.S.

15/10 - Mount Nebo (Jordan): Reopening of Memorial of Moses

18/10 – Jerusalem, Saint Saviour: Meeting of the Discretorium of the Holy Land

21/10 - Holy Sepulchre: Inauguration of the new Organ on Calvary

22/10 - Brescia (Italy): Conferring of the Prize Associazione Cuore Amico 2016 - Section “Religious” to the Custody of the Holy Land

28/10 - Rome (Italy): Presentation book ETS

29/10 - Rome (Italy): Day of the Volunteers of the Holy Land

30/10-06/11 - Washington D.C. (USA): Visitation to the Fraternity

September 2016

1/9 – Bethlehem: Meeting A.O.C.T.S.

Visit Terra Sancta College and Boys Home

03-05/09 – Jerusalem, Saint Saviour: Meeting with the Vicar General OFM, Vicar General OFM Conv

06-07/09 – Naples (Italy): Meeting with the Fraternity

08-09/09 – Montefalco (Italy): Vesting of Postulants

10-/09 – Bergamo (Italy): Episcopal Ordination of His Excellency Msgr. Pierbattista Pizzaballa

14/09 – Jerusalem: Inauguration of the Academic Year at Salesians

19-24/09 – Mount of Beatitudes: Capitular Congress

25/09 – Emmaus: Solemn Mass

June 2016

04/06 – Ain Karem, Visitation: Meeting of the Discretorium of the Holy Land

06/06 – Jerusalem, Jaffa Gate: Solemn Entrance

07/06 – Jerusalem, Basilica of the Holy Sepulchre: Solemn Entrance

08/06 – Jerusalem, Cenacle: Solemn Entrance

09/06 – Bethlehem, Basilica of the Nativity: Solemn Entrance

11/06 – Jaffa, Parish of St. Anthony: Solemn Entrance

12/06 – Jerusalem, Saint Saviour: Mass of the Jubilee celebrations of religious life and priesthood

12/06 – Jerusalem, Saint Saviour: Solemn First Vespers and distribution of St. Anthony's Bread

13/06 – Jerusalem, Saint Saviour: Pontifical Mass and Act of Entrusting of the Custody to St. Anthony

14-17/06 – Rome (Italy): Annual Meeting R.O.A.C.O. (RIUNIONE DELLE OPERE PER L’AIUTO ALLE CHIESE ORIENTALI: Meeting for the Works in Aid of the Oriental Churches)

18/06 – Nazareth, Basilica of the Annunciation: Solemn Entrance

24/06 – Ain Karem-San Giovanni in Montana: Pontifical Mass

25/06 – Jaffa, St. Peter: Solemn Mass

29/06 – Jerusalem, Saint Saviour: Ordinations

March 2016

23/02-02/03 – Region of Saint Paul: Visit to the Fraternities

03/03 – Rome, General Curia: Meeting

07/03 – Jerusalem, Saint Saviour: Meeting of the Discretorium of the Holy Land

07/03 – Jerusalem, Saint Saviour: Assembly ATS

15-16/03 – Amman (Jordan): Meeting (AOCTS) Assembly of the Catholic Ordinaries of the Holy Land

19/03 – Nazareth, Basilica of the Annunciation: Solemn Entry and Solemn Mass

19-27/03 – Jerusalem: Celebrations of Holy Week

28/03– Emmaus (Qubeibeh): Easter Monday

February 2016

06/02 – Jerusalem: Regional Chapter Judaea

07-13/02 – Pilgrimages on the occasion of the World Day for the Sick in the Holy Land

12/02 – Mount of the Beatitudes: Holy Mass for UNITALSI (World Pilgrimage of the Sick in the Holy Land)

13/02 – Nazareth: Regional Chapter Galilee

23/02-02/03 – Region of Saint Paul: Visit to the fraternities


December 2015

05/12 – Jerusalem, Saint Saviour: Meeting of the Discretorium of the Holy Land

06/12 – Bethlehem, Basilica of the Nativity: Inauguration of the restoration of the stained-glass windows in the presence of the Belgian Minister for Foreign Affairs.

06/12 – Bethlehem, Saint Catherine: Holy Mass on the 150th Anniversary of the Sisters Figlie di Sant’Anna

07/12 – Jerusalem, Saint Saviour: Meeting of the Sacristans and Sanctuary Assistants of the Holy Land

08/12 – Jerusalem, Saint Saviour: Holy Mass of the Immaculate Conception B.V.M.

08/12 – Nazareth: Holy Mass 50th Anniversary of the Presence of the Sisters of Ivrea in Nazareth.

12/12 – Jerusalem, Saint Saviour: Holy Mass of Our Lady of Guadalupe

13/12 – Jerusalem, Gethsemane, Basilica of the Agony: Holy Mass for the opening of the Holy Door

14/12 – Tel Aviv, University: Symposium. Theological Challenges Before and After “Nostra Aetate"

16/12 – Jerusalem: Meeting of the Pontifical Commission for religious dialogue with Hebrew faith

19/12 – Bethlehem, Saint Catherine: Meeting of the Guardians and Superiors of the Holy Land

21/12 – Jerusalem: Christmas greetings to the Patriarch Msgr. Twal

21/12 – Bethlehem: Holy Mass at the Boys’ Home

21/12 – Jerusalem: Meeting with the Israeli Minister for Tourism

22/12 – Nicosia (Cyprus): Inauguration of the restored Terra Sancta School

23/12 – Jerusalem, Saint Saviour: Greetings with the Mayor of Jerusalem

23/12 – Jerusalem, Saint Saviour: Greetings with the Police of Jerusalem

24-25/12 – Bethlehem: Christmas Celebrations

26/12 – Jerusalem: Holy Mass in the Infirmary of Saint Saviour

27/12 – Nazareth, Basilica of the Annunciation: Opening of the Holy Door and blessing of the new mosaic dedicated to the Holy Family

28/12 – Jerusalem: Official exchange of greetings with the President of Israel

November 2015

26/10-2/11 – Madrid (Spain)

03/11 – Jerusalem, Library of St. Saviour: Inauguration of the exhibition La “macchina” per leggere. Il libro come arte di conservare i testi in Oriente e Occidente dal Medioevo a oggi

03-5/11 – Jerusalem: Meeting AOCTS (Assembly of the Catholic Ordinaries of the Holy Land)

14/11 – Jerusalem: Formal opening of the Academic Year at École Biblique

17/11 – Washington DC (USA): Conference at the Catholic University of America and the Crossroads Cultural Center

18/11 – Washington DC (USA): Gala Dinner

19/11 – Chicago (USA): Conference at the DePaul University

20/11 – Notre Dame (USA): Meeting at Notre Dame University

21/11 – Washington DC (USA): Gala Dinner

23/11 – Carinola (Italy): Archeoclub and Istituzione Istituisce National Prize for research on Cultural Heritage “Father Michele Piccirillo”

24/11– Capua (Italy): Lectio Magistralis

25/11– Albenga (Italy): Meeting with the diocese

28-29/11– Bethlehem: Solemn Entry Saint Catherine

October 2015

03-04/10 – Jerusalem: Solemnity of Saint Francis

05/10 – Jerusalem, Saint Saviour: Inauguration of the Academic Year

10/10 – Washington (USA): Vatican Dinner

14/10 – Milan (Italy): Auditorium San Fedele - Dialoghi a Due voci (Dialogue in two voices)

15/10 – Bergamo: Bergamo Meets: From the drama of the Middle East, an experience that challenges us as well

17/10 – Capernahum: Peregrinatio

24/10– Jerusalem – Saint Saviour: Meeting of the Discretorium of the Holy Land

25/10 – Capua (Italy): Meeting with the local Section of the Knights of the Holy Sepulchre

26/10-2/11 – Madrid (Spain

September 2015

28/08-03/09 – Washington (USA): Meeting of the Discretorium of the Holy Land

05-06/09 – La Verna (Italy): Profession of the Novices

11-15/09 – Jerusalem: European Episcopal Plenary Assembly in the Holy Land

18/09 – Trento (Italy): Meetings with the local Public Institutions

19/09 – Rovereto: Meeting at the Campana dei Caduti of Rovereto
Roverè della Luna: Holy Mass in commemoration of Father Pietro Kaswalder
Trento: Conference on the Holy Land in the complexity of the present situation

21-24/09 – Madrid (Spagna): Signing of the Agreement Obra Pía de los Santos Lugares de Jerusalén

26/09 – Giaffa: Mass for the anniversary of the African Community

27/09 – Emmaus: Solemn Mass

July 2015

30/06-04/07 – Jerusalem, Saint Saviour: Meeting of the Discretorium of the Holy Land at the conclusion of the year of activity

01/07 – Jerusalem, Basilica of Gethsemani: Solemn Mass on the Feast of the Precious Blood of Our Lord Jesus Christ

15/07 – Jerusalem, Basilica of the Holy Sepulchre: Solemn Mass on the Feast of the Dedication of the Holy Sepulchre of Our Lord Jesus Christ

21-23/07 – Vallalta di Albino-Bergamo (Italy): 519° Anniversary of the Apparition of the Virgin Mary of Altino. Conference: Problems and opportunities in the Land of the Holy One. Celebrations for the Vigil and the solemnity of the Apparition of the Virgin Mary.

24/07-4/08 – Mexico: Official visit to the Franciscan Provinces

June 2015

01-07/06– Assisi (Italy): General Chapter of the Order

07/06 - La Verna: First Profession of Br. Dariusz Jaroz

08-10/06 – La Verna (Italy): Official visit to the Fraternity

11/06 – Jerusalem, Saint Saviour: Brief meeting of the Discretorium of the Holy Land

11/06 – Emmaus: Mass for the Sisters of the Catechism

12/06 – Jerusalem, Saint Saviour: First Vespers Feast of St. Anthony

13/06 – Jerusalem, Saint Saviour: Feast of St. Anthony

13/06 – Jaffa: Mass St. Anthony

14/06 – Jerusalem, Saint Saviour: Mass for Jubilees of Consecrated Life

15-17/06 – Rome (Italy): Annual meeting R.O.A.C.O. (RIUNIONE DELLE OPERE PER L’AIUTO ALLE CHIESE ORIENTALI)

19/06 – Milan (Italy): Università degli Studi di Milano – Bicocca. Open Conference for the public “I monoteismi alla prova della quotidianità"

20/06 – Cologno al Serio-Bergamo (Italy): Mass and Meeting open to the public "Scopriamo la Terra Santa”: dialogue with the Father Custos.

24/06 – Jerusalem, Ain Karem-Saint John "in Montana": Pontifical Mass

25/06 – Jerusalem, Flagellation: Laying of the first stone of the Terra Sancta Museum

29/06 – Jerusalem, Saint Saviour: Ordinations


May 2015

01/05 – Mount Tabor: Regional Chapter Galilee

02/05 – Emmaus: Regional Chapter Judea

03/05 – Jerusalem, Cenacolino: Mass 50° Anniversary Sisters St. Dorothy

05/05 – Tiberias, Domus Galilaeae: various meetings

06/05 – Jerusalem, Holy Sepulchre: Solemn entry, procession and Vespers in the Grotto of the Finding of the Cross

07/05 – Solemn Mass and procession with the Relic of the Holy Cross

08-09/05 – Greccio (Italy): Two days of reflection on the Feanciscan presence in the Holy Land

10-05/07-06– Assisi (Italy): General Chapter of the Order

April 2015

1-5/04 - Jerusalem: Holy Week Liturgies

06/04 - Emmaus: Annual pilgrimage

07-08/04 – Jerusalem: Easter Greetings with Orthodox communities

08/04 – Jerusalem, Saint Saviour: Mass Cardinal Canizares of Valencia

09-16/04 – Syria: Visit to the communities

17/04 – Beiruth: Meeting with Cardinal Bechara Boutros Rai, Patriarch of the Maronites

18/04 – Jerusalem, Holy Sepulchre: Solemn Entrance

23-24/04 – Jerusalem, Saint Saviour: Meeting of the Discretorium of the Holy Land with the Economic Commission

25-27/04 – Athens (Greece): Visit to the fraternity

27/04 – Bari (Italy): Conference: A gaze of redemption. Witnesses of hope in scenes of war

28-29/04 – Bari (Italy): Comunità di S. Egidio “Christians in the Middle East: What is their future?”

March 2015

03/03 – Nola (Italy): Public inter-religious meeting

03/03 – Nola (Italy): Pontifical Theological Faculty of Southern Italy, presentation of the book “Una Chiesa per gli altri”

4-5/03 – Rome(Italy): Visitation to the Delegation

10-11/03 – Jerusalem: Meeting of the Assembly of Catholic Ordinaries of the Holy Land (AOCTS)

12/03 – Jerusalem, Holy Sepulchre: Mass and blessing of new organ

16-18/03 – Jordan: Visitation to the communities

19/03 – Nazareth: Feast of Saint Joseph

20/03 – Jerusalem, Saint Saviour: Meeting of the Discretorium of Holy Land

25-27/03 – Jerusalem: Meeting of all the editions of the Holy Land Review

29/03-05/04 – Jerusalem: Holy Week Celebrations

06/04 –Emmaus (Qubeibeh): Easter Monday

February 2015

01-05/02 – La Verna (Italy): Visit to the Fraternity

07/02 – Nazareth: Congress on the Family

11-16/02 – Guatemala – Buenos Aires: Meeting with the Commissaries of Latin America and visit to the fraternity

18/02 – Montefalco (Italy): Visit to the Fraternity

19/02 – Fabriano (Italy): Testimony on the condition of Christians in Gaza and Syria

20-23/02 – Beirut (Lebanon): Visit to the Fraternity

24/02 – Jerusalem: Conference Yad Ben Zvi on the Christian Coenaculum

27-28/02 – Jerusalem, Saint Saviour: Meeting of the Discretorium of the Holy Land

December 2014

05/12 – Jerusalem, Holy Sepulchre: Solemn Entry with Card. Gualtiero Bassetti, followed by a meeting

06/12 – Bethlehem, Basilica of the Nativity: Solemn Entry of Card. Bassetti

10/12 – Tiberias: Meeting of Council of Religions in Nabi Shuaib

12/12 – Jerusalem, Saint Saviour: Mass of the Virgin of Guadalupe

13/12 – Jericho: Meeting of the Discretorium of the Holy Land

13/12 – Jericho: Lighting of the Christmas Tree

17/12 – Jerusalem: Christmas Greetings to Patriarch Msgr. Twal

18/12 – Jerusalem, Beit Hanina: Lighting of the Christmas Tree

19/12 – Foligno (Italy): Concert for the Holy Land

20/12 – Oristano (Italy): March for Peace organised by some Dioceses and Institutions of Sardinia

22/12 – Jerusalem: Profession of Sister Amata, Novice of the Clares

23/12 – Jerusalem, Saint Saviour: Greetings with the Major of Jerusalem

23/12 – Jerusalem, Saint Saviour: Greetings with the Police of Jerusalem

24-26/12 – Bethlehem: Christmas Celebrations

27/12 – Christmas Greetings with the Orthodox Communities

27/12 – Bethlehem, St. Catherine: Mass with Card. Angelo Scola

29/12 – Ain Karem: Meeting with the young friars in formation in the Custody

30/12 – Jerusalem: Official Greetings to the President of Israel

November 2014

06/11 – Ain Karem, Convent of St. John in the Desert: Prayer of farewell to the Community of Grandchamp

06/11 – Jerusalem, St Saviour: Presentation of the mosaic of Capernahum

08/11 – Jerusalem, St Saviour: Opening of the Academic Year

09/10 – Cyprus: Visit to the Larnaca Fraternity

10-12/10 – Rhodes (Greece): Meeting of the Discretorium of the Holy Land

13-15/11 – Washington (USA): Fraternal visitation and various meetings

17/11 – Milan (Italy): Group Cultura, Etica e Finanza. Conference

20/11 – Milan (Italy): Conference: Food in monotheistic religions (CIPMO)

21-23/11 – Assisi (Italy): Meeting of formation

29/11 –Bethlehem: Solemn Entry Saint Catherine

30/11 –Bethlehem: Pontifical Mass for the beginning of Advent

October 2014

01/10 – Republic of San Marino: Ceremony of the Chairing of the Regent Captains

04/10 – Jerusalem: Solemn Profession of David Grenier

05/10 – Jerusalem: Solemnity of Saint Francis

07/10 – Jerusalem, Holy Sepulchre: Mass for the re-opening of the Chapel of Saint Mary of the Spasm

11-10 - Capernahum: Feast of the town of Jesus

12/10 – Jerusalem: Mass for the inauguration of the new Chapel of the Cenacolino (Chapel of the Holy Spirit)

15/10 – Nazareth: Inauguration and re-opening of the renewed Casa Nova

16/10 – Amman (Jordan): Ordination Luai Bsharat

18/10 – Rome (Italy) VII edition of the Day for the Associazioni di Terra Santa

23/10 – Jerusalem, Library Saint Saviour: Inauguration of the stained glass window and exhibition Manuscripta Franciscana Hierosolymitana

25/10 – Ramleh: Ordination Fadi Azar

26-27/10 – Assisi (Italy): Day of prayer for peace

September 2014

06/09 – La Verna (Italy): Profession of the Novices

07/09 – Montefalco (Italy): Vesting of the Postulants

17/09 – Essen (Germany): Conference

27/09 – Jerusalem, Saint Saviour: Discretorium

28/09 – Emmaus: Solemn Mass

August 2014

05/08 - Jerusalem: Celebration of the 75th Anniversary of the founding of the Sisters of the Catechism congregation

05/08 – Jerusalem, Gethsemane: Meeting with the Italian movement “Renewal in the Spirit”.

06/08 - Mount Tabor: Solemnity of the Transfiguration

06/08 – Haifa: Mass of inauguration of the new Melkite Bishop of Haifa

15/08 - Jerusalem, Gethsemane: Assumption of B.V. Mary

24/08 - Rimini (Italy): Meeting of Rimini

25/08 - Holon (Israel): Education-Action Forum in Israel

28-29/08 - Jerusalem: Meeting and celebration with the Diocese of Valencia

July 2014

01/07 – Jerusalem, Basilica of Gethsemane: Solemnity of the Precious Blood of Our Lord Jesus Christ

01-05/07 – Jerusalem: Discretorium at the end of year of activity

07/07 – Jerusalem: Council of Formation and Studies

09/07 – Rome (Italy): Pontifical Commission of Religious Dialogue with Jewish Religion

11/07 – Latakkia (Syria): Priestly Ordination of Fr. Samhar Ishak

12-17/07 – Syria: Fraternal Visitation

18-19/07 –Cipro: Fraternal Visitation

June 2014

01/06 - Jerusalem-St. Saviour’s: Mass for the Feast of the Italian Republic

05/06 - Acres: Graduation

08/06 - Vatican City: Prayer Meeting

12/06 - Jerusalem-St. Saviour’s: Solemn Vespers of the Feast of S. Anthony of Padua

13/06 - Jerusalem-St. Saviour’s: Feast of St. Anthony of Padua

13/06 - Jaffa: Mass St. Anthony of Padua

15/06 - Jerusalem-St. Saviour’s: Jubilees of Consecrated Life

19/06 - Jerusalem Holy Sepulchre: Vigil of the Solemnity of Corpus Christi

20-23/06 - Armenia: Visit

24-26/06 - Italy-Rome: R.O.A.C.O.

28/06 - Jaffa St. Peter

29/06 - Jerusalem-St. Saviour’s: Ordinations

May 2014

05/ 05 - Akko: Fraternal visit

06-07/05 - Jerusalem: Celebration of the Finding of the Holy Cross

08/05 - Mount Tabor / Cana : Fraternal Visit

09/05 - Nazareth: Fraternal visit

09/05 - Nazareth: Solemn Profession Shalom Community

10/05 - Sea of Galilee: Visit to the fraternities

13/05 - Jerusalem: Meeting with Israeli Minister of Tourism and visit of the Room of the Last Supper and Gethsemane

13/ 05 - Jerusalem , Israel's Knesset: Commemoration of Popes John Paul II and Pope John XXIII

15/05 - Capernaum: Discretorium

16/05 - Nazareth: Regional Chapter of the Friars of Galilee

17/05 - Emmaus: Regional Chapter of the Friars of Judea

20/05 - Jerusalem: Jerusalem Institute: Symposium: On the Trail of Pope Francis: Holy Sites in the Holy Land: Holy Sites case studies - conflicts and solutions

21-23/05 - Jordan: Visit to the fraternities.

24-26/05 - Amman - Jerusalem - Bethlehem Visit of Pope Francis

27/05 - Jerusalem, St. Saviour : Meeting with Maronite Patriarch

28/05 - Magdala: Inauguration Center of the Legionaries of Christ

31/05 - Ain Karem (Visitation) : Celebration of the Feast of the Visitation

31/05 - Bethlehem (Milk Grotto) : Elective Chapter of the "Sisters of the Milk Grotto"

31/05 - Jerusalem: Conclusion of the Marian Month

April 2014

05/04 – Bethlehem: Discretorium

12/04 – Betfage: Blessing of the new presbytery and meeting with Indian community.

13-20/04 – Jerusalem: Celebrations of Holy Week

21/04 – Emmaus (Qubeibeh): Easter Monday celebration

22-23/04 – Jerusalem: Easter greetings with the Orthodox communities

22/04 – Welcome speech at the beginning of the week of biblical-theological refresher courses

30/04 – Jerusalem (Tower of David Museum) – Opening of new exhibition

March 2014

3/03 - Bethlehem / Bethpage: Visit to the fraternity

5/03 - St. John in the Desert: Visit to the fraternity

6/03 - Jerusalem (Curia): Opening Exhibition on 50th Pilgrimage of Pope Paul VI

7/03 - Jerusalem (Curia): Presentation Museum of the Holy Land Project

11-12/03 - Tiberias: Assembly AOCTS

17/03 - Jerusalem (Flagellation): Blessing the new organ

19/03 - Nazareth: St. Joseph

29/03 - Jerusalem (Hermitage): Lectio Divina

February 2014

01/2 – Jerusalem: Meeting of the Guardians and Superiors

02-11/2 – Bethlehem, Milk Grotto: Profession at the Perpetual Adorators of the Blessed Sacrament

3-17/2 - Italy: Visit to the Fraternities

3-18/2 - Rome (Itay): XVI National Theological-Pastoral Congress of Opera Romana Pellegrinaggi

22/2 – Tiberias: Meeting Koinonia for the consecration of the Church of Saint Peter

24/2 – Jerusalem: Saint Saviour, Conference Religious Dialogue

28/2 – Jericho: Conclusion Education Project AVSI-MAE

January 2014

01/1 – Jerusalem: Latin Patriarchate: Mass for Peace in the Holy Land

02/1 - Ramleh: Fraternal visit

05/1 - Bethlehem: Solemn Entrance and First Vespers of Epiphany

06/1 - Bethlehem: Solemnity of the Epiphany

09/1 - Exchange of greetings with the Orthodox communities

11/1 - Beiruth (Lebanon): Episcopal Consecration of Fr. Georges Abu Khazen, OFM, Latin Apostolic Vicar of Aleppo (Syria)

12/1 - Beiruth (Lebanon): Visit to the Maronite Patriarch

13/1 - Jordan: Meeting with the friars residing in Jordan

15/1- Jerusalem, Sacred Hearts House: Celebration with the Sisters of St. Dorothy, Daughters of the Sacred Hearts

16/1 - Jerusalem: Reception of Mrs. Boldrini, president of the Chamber of Deputies of Italy

17/1 - Jaffa: Visit to the fraternities

18/1 - Ain Karem: Day with the Formators and the students of theCustody

20/1- Jerusalem: Exchange of greetings with the Armenian Orthodox Patriarchate of Jerusalem

25/1 - Capernaum: Session Discretorium of the Holy Land

December 2013

01/12 - Bethlehem: Pontifical Celebration of the Beginning of the Advent

02/12 - Verona (Italy): Meeting with the local community

03/12 - Vicenza (Italy): Ceremony of the Signature of the Agreement
with the Diocesis for the site of Magdala and conference

04/12 - Brescia (Italy): Conference

07/12 - Jerusalem: Meeting of the Discretorium of the Holy Land

10/12 - Jerusalem: Meeting of the Heads of the Christian Churches of Jerusalem

14/12 - Ain-Karem: Meeting with all the Custody Students

15/12 - Bethlehem: Ordinations of Deacons

17/12 - Nazareth: Meeting with the Officials of the Ministry of Justice

19/12 - Jericho: Inauguration of the new building of the Terra Sancta School

24-25/12 - Bethlehem, Nazareth: Christmas Celebrations

26/12 - Jerusalem: Christmas Greetings to the brothers in infirmary

27-28/12 - Jerusalem: Exchange of greetings with the Orthodox Communities

30/12 -Jerusalem: Exchange of greetings with the President of the State of Israel

November 2013

02/11 - Meeting with the community of St. Francis ad Cenaculum and Chapter

04/11 - Ain Karem: Meeting with the Students of the Custody .

05/11 - Jerusalem: Solemn Entrance of the New French Consul at the Holy Sepulchre .

06/11 - Jerusalem: Meeting of the Council for Formation and Studies of the Custody ; Special Session of the Discretorium .

07 /11 - Nazareth: Fraternal Visit and Chapter with the fraternity of the Annunciation.

08 /11 - Capernaum and Cana: Fraternal visit to the communities and Chapter

09 /11 - Tabgha : Fraternal Visit to the Community
09 /11 - Tabgha: Meeting with the guardians and superiors of the Holy Land Region

10/11 – Bethany: fraternal meeting with the community
10/11 - Gethsemane: 50th Anniversary of Professione of the Provincial Superior of the Sisters of St. Dorothy

11-16/11 - Washington DC (USA) : Visit to the fraternity and to the Commissariat. Meeting with the Board of Trustees (the Commissariat and the Collection)

17-29/11 - Warsaw : Plenary Council of the Order

30/11- 01 /12 - Bethlehem : Solemn Entrance of the beginning of Advent .

October 2013

03 - Bethlehem (Caritas Baby Hospital): Blessing of some new activities

03 - Jerusalem (St. Saviour): Celebrating the Death of St. Francis and renewal of the profession of some friars.

04 - Jerusalem (St. Saviour): Solemnity of St. Francesco

05 - Jerusalem (St. Saviour): Celebration for the opening of the new academic year.
05 - Jerusalem (Gethsemane): Solemn Profession of Br. Louay Bsharat, Alberto Pari, Tomasz Dubiel, Tony Choukry and Ulise Zarza.

06 - Bethlehem: Opening of the Academic Year of the Catholic University of Bethlehem.

12 - Capernaum: Annual Pilgrimage.

13-16 - Madrid (Spain): Meeting the Pontifical Commission for Religious Dialogue with Judaism.

17 - Bergamo (Italy): Event of solidarity with the Church in Syria

18 - Vicenza (Italy): Meeting with the diocese.
18 - Rome (Italy): Presentation of the book Latte, miele e falafel (Elisa Pinna).

22 - Jerusalem: Meeting with leaders FAI.

25 - Jericho: Fraternal visit

26 - Ain Karem S. John: Session II of the Discretorium


September 2013

02-04 - Amman (Jordan): Symposium: The Challenges facing Arab Christians

07 - La Verna (Italy): First Profession of the novices.

08 - Montefalco: Ceremony of entrance of the new postulants of the Custody

13 - Montefalco: Taking of the Habit of the Postulants of the Custody

27-28 - Jerusalem (St. Saviour): I session of the Discretorium of the Holy Land

APRIL 2013

04/01 - Emmaus (Qubeibe): Easter Monday

04/02 - Jerusalem: Exchange of greetings with the Orthodox community

04/08 - Jerusalem: Meeting with the delegation of the Knights of the Holy Sepulchre of Poland

04/09 - Jerusalem: Meeting with the official delegation of the Ukrainian Catholic Church

04/10-12 - Harissa, Lebanon: Zone Chapter with the friars of the region

04/13 - Jerusalem: Meeting with Cardinal O’Malley ofm cap

04/15-17- Paris, France Palace of Versailles: Opening of the Treasures of the Holy Sepulchre exhibition. Inauguration of the new seat of the Commissary

04/29-30 - Jerusalem: Pontifical Commission for Religious Dialog with Judaism – Conference on Pope John XXIII

FEBRUARY 2013

02/02 - Jerusalem, St. Saviour: Mass for Consecrated Life

03-06/02 - Chile: 8th Congress for Commissaries of Latin America

08/02 - Genova, Italy: Meeting open to the public – “Sharing of lands and coexistent in the Holy Land”

10/02-Perugia, Italy: Meeting open to the public – “Testimony on human rights and the political crisis in the Middle East”

15/02 - Milan, Italy: Catholic University: “A presence that lives: Stories and faces of Christians in the Holy Land”

15/02 - Novara, Italy: Meeting open to the public – Presentation of the book Aggrappatialleradici

16/02 - Bassano, Italy: Meeting open to the public, sponsored by the Diocese

18/02 - Imola, Italy: Meeting open to the public, sponsored by the Parish Community of Holy Spirit “Christians in the Holy land: Witnesses to a Presence”

28/02 - Jerusalem, St. Saviour: Discretory of the Holy Land

28/02 - Jerusalem, St. Saviour: Inauguration of the Library and Archives of the Custody of the Holy Land

January 2013

01/01 – Jerusalem, Latin Patriarchate: Mass for Peace in the Holy Land

05/01 – Solemn Entrance into Bethlehem and First Vespers for the Epiphany

06/01 – Bethlehem: Solemnity of the Epiphany

08/01 – Exchange of greetings with the Orthodox Communities

13/01 – Kasser el-Yahud, near Jericho: Solemnity of the Baptism of the Lord

20/01 – Cana of Galilee: Commemoration of the beginning of Jesus’ Ministry

23/01 – Jerusalem: Central Council Caritas Jerusalem

23/01 – Jerusalem, St. Saviour: Prayer for Christian Unity (in the context of the week of prayer for unity)

24/01– Jerusalem: First annual session of the Discretory of the Holy Land and Chapter Planning Committee

27/01 – Jerusalem: Solemn Mass for the Closing of the Bicentenary of the foundress of the Franciscan Missionary Sisters of the Immaculate Heart of Mary (CIM)

31/01 – Bethlehem: Catholic University. Signing of the contract of collaboration.

December 2012

03/12 – Bethlehem: Permanent Formation with the sacristans and attendants of the sanctuaries

06/12 – Tabgha: Meeting with the Communities in the region

08/12 – Nazareth: Nazareth: Inauguration of the three new organs in the Basilica of St. Joseph

09/12 – Domus Galilee: Ordination of Deacons

12/12 –Jerusalem, St. Saviour: Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe

13/12 – Jerusalem, St. Saviour: Meeting of the Discretory

19/12 – Christmas Greetings from the Mayor of Jerusalem

24-25/10 –Bethlehem/Jerusalem: Christmas Celebrations

26/12 – Jerusalem: Christmas with the Friars of the Custodial Infirmary

27/12 –Exchange of Christmas greetings with the Orthodox communities

31/12 – Jerusalem: Christmas Greetings and for the New Year from the President of Israel

November 2012

01/11- Jerusalem, St. Saviour: Feast of All Saints

02/11-Jerusalem, St. Saviour: Memorial of All the Faithful Departed (All Souls)

06/11-Jerusalem: Conference in Commemoration of Daniel Rossing

07/11-Jerusalem: Conference at the Ecumenical Fraternity of Jerusalem

08/11-Jerusalem: Visit - St. Joseph Hospital

13/11-Bethlehem: Discretory Meeting, Convent of St. Catherine

15/11-Haifa: Meeting of the Heads of Churches with the President of Israel

16-17/11-Washington D.C., U.S.A.: Fund-raising dinner and meeting with Community

23/11-Tabgha, Primacy of Peter: Meeting with UNITALSI and the Municipality of Rome

24-25/11-Solemn Entrance into Bethlehem; Solemnity of St. Catherine


October 2012

02/10 – Jerusalem, S. Savior: Discretorio (council)

03-04/10 – Jerusalem, S. Savior: Feast of St. Francis

05/10 – Jerusalem, S. Savior: Beginning of 2012-2013 Academic Year

08-10/10 – Cyprus: Visiting the communities

15/10 – Brescia, Italy: Meeting the students of the city's last year of high school (V superior)

15/10 – Palazzolo- Brescia, Italy: Visiting Shalom Community

16/10 – Salerno, Italy: Conference

17/10 - Pordenone, Italy: Public open air meeting

18/10 – Pordenone , Italy: Meeting the presbyteries

19/10 – Rome, Italy: Presentation of the Study of the Olive Trees in Gethsemane

20/10 – Rome, Italy: Volunteer Day in the Holy Land

27/10 – Assisi, Italy: A day of reflection, dialogue and prayer for peace and justice in the world

29-30/10 – Rome, Italy: Meeting on the Jewish and Catholic inter-religious dialogue

September 2012

02/09 – Guidonia (Italy): Solemn Profession of fra. Samhar Ishac

04/09 – Jerusalem: Inauguration of new localities of Magnificat Institute with the contribution of Marche Region

06/09 – Montefalco: Taking of the Habit of the Postulants of the Custody

08/09 – La Verna: First Profession of Novices of the Custody

09-11/09 – Sarajevo: Meeting St. Egidio

12/09 - Rome: Meeting organized by the Italian Biblical Associasion

14-17: Kracow (Poland): Meetings on the Holy Land

19 - Bergamo: Meeting of the Holy Land in the context of “Bergamo meets”

20 – Montefalco: Entrance of new postulants of the Custody

22 – Gethsemane: Ecumenical Sinfonic Concert

23-30 – India: Meeting with Episcopal Conference and other ecclesial realities


August 2012

01-03/08 – Lecce/Alessano: Commemoration of Tonino Bello

06/08 – Mount Tabor: Solemnity of Transfiguration of Christ

14-15/08 – Jerusalem: Solemnity of Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary

16-19/08 – Jordan: Visit to the Communities

30-31/08 – Milan: Visit to Terra Santa Edition (ETS)


July 2012

31/07 - Jerusalem: St. Ignatius of Loyola. Mass with the Jesuits

17-22/07 – Montefalco - La Verna: meeting with postulants and novices

09-16/07 – Buenos Aires: Canonical Visit

02-07/07 – Meeting of the Discretorium of the Holy Land with all the activities of the Custody: end of year assessment. Sixth annual session of the Discretorium



June 2012

30/06 – Bethlehem: Solemnity of Our Holy Father

29/06 – St. Saviour, Jerusalem: Ordination of deacons and priests

25-27/06 – Harissa (Lebanon): Meeting with the friars of the St. Paul Region and Regional Council

24/06 – Ein Karem: Solemnity of St. John the Baptist

21-23/06 – Turkey: Meeting with the Friars Minor Capuchin of the Region

18-21/06 – Rome: ROACO Meeting

14/06 – Ramleh: Laying of the first stone of the new school building

13/06 – St. Saviour, Jerusalem: Solemnity of St. Anthony

08-10/06 – Slovakia: Visit to the Commissariat and to the Province

01-03/06 – Naples: Canonical Visit

May 2012



25/05 – Caphernaum: Galilee Regional Chapter

24/05 – Emmaus: Judea Regional Chapter

18-23/05 – Jerusalem (Saint Saviour's): Canonical Visit

15/05 – Beit Hanina: Canonical Visit

14/05 – Betania: Canonical Visit

12/05 – Nola (Italy): Meeting with Catholic Action of Italy

09/05 - Brussels: Visit at the European Commission and conference at the COMECE

07/05 – Jerusalem (Holy Sepulchre): Solemnity of the Finding of the Cross

01-08/04 – Official visit of the Minister General and the General Definitory



April 2012



28-30/04 – Official visit of the Minister General and the General Definitory

26/04 – Jerusalem: Holy Land Discretory (Fourth Annual session)

23-25/04 - Galilee: Visit to the fraternities

18-21/04 – Montefalco (Italy): Canonical visit

17/04 - Jerusalem: Exchange of greetings with the Orthodox Communities

17/04 – Jerusalem: Meeting with the Terra Sancta Schools Principals

16/04 – Urbino (Italy): Meeting with university students

15/04 – Fabriano (Italy): Holy Land Diocese day

11/04 – Pilgrimage from the Diocese of Valencia; Presentation of a copy of the Holy Grail

09/04 – Emmaus: Easter Monday Pilgrimage

02-08/04 - Jerusalem: Holy Week

01/04 - Jerusalem: Procession of Palm Sunday

  • Март
    • П
    • В
    • С
    • Ч
    • П
    • С
    • В
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
    • 4
    • 5
    • 6
    • 7
    • 8
    • 9
    • 10
    • 11
    • 12
    • 13
    • 14
    • 15
    • 16
    • 17
    • 18
    • 19
    • 20
    • 21
    • 22
    • 23
    • 24
    • 25
    • 26
    • 27
    • 28
    • 29
    • 30
    • 31

Календарь событий

03/04/2015 Liturgical Pilgrimages

Calvary: 8.00 The Lord's Passion Via Crucis: 11.30 Holy Sepulchre: 16.00 Office – 20.10 Funeral Procession

05/04/2015 Liturgical Pilgrimages

Easter Sunday Holy Sepulchre: 7.30 Simple Entrance – 8.00 Solemn Mass & Procession – 17.00 Daily Procession

06/04/2015 Liturgical Pilgrimages

Emmaus (Qubeibeh): 10.00 Solemn Mass (Custos) – 14.30 Vespers Holy Sepulchre: 8.00 Solemn Mass – 17.00 Daily Procession

24/04/2015 Liturgical Pilgrimages

Capernaum: 17.00 Solemn Mass

26/04/2015 Liturgical Pilgrimages

Jericho: 9.30 Solemn Mass

2011 - © Gerusalemme - San Salvatore Convento Francescano St. Saviour's Monastery
P.O.B. 186 9100101 Jerusalem - tel: +972 (02) 6266 561 - email: custodia@custodia.org