Christian Feasts & Events
14/03/2017  
Mass for the anniversary of the election of Pope Francis in Bethlehem

Mass for the anniversary of the election of Pope Francis in Bethlehem

INVITATION – On the occasion of the fourth anniversary of the election of Pope Francis, a Solemn Thanksgiving Mass will be celebrated for the intentions of the Holy Father by Archbishop Giuseppe Lazzarotto, Apostolic Delegate in Jerusalem and Palestine and Apostolic Nuncio to Cyprus and Israel, at the Parish Church of St. Catherine in Bethlehem on Tuesday, March 14, 2017 at 5.30 pm.

The Catholic Ordinaries of the Holy Land gathered in plenary assembly in Bethlehem, invite priests, members of the institutes of consecrated life, lay faithful, Catholic schools and movements to share in this moment of prayer for the Holy Father.

Priests who wish to concelebrate are requested to bring their own alb and white stole.