Terra Santa News | May 5, 2017

Posted on May 5, 2017

Pope Francis’ trip to Egypt, his meeting with a Palestinian family, the day of the consecrated life, the discovery of a precious photographic archive on Jerusalem and the musical notes of the Palestinian pianist Rima Tarazi.

POPE FRANCIS IN EGYPT AS PILGRIM OF PEACE
Pope Francis’ trip to Cairo, capital of Egypt: pictures of his visit to Cairo and the testimony of a local Franciscan friar.

A FAMILY FROM BETHLEHEM VISITING WITH POPE FRANCIS
How do you make the sign of the cross in Arabic? A Italian-Palestinian family in Bethlehem taught Pope Francis how to make the sign of the cross in Arabic on the eve of his trip to Egypt.

A MOSAIC OF THE CHARISMS IN THE CHURCH OF THE HOLY LAND
“The ministries are different, but there is only one Lord”: St. Paul’s message came to life on the day dedicated to the religious and consecrated people.

JERUSALEM… IN BLACK AND WHITE
Ibrahim Banelian, an Armenian man from Jerusalem, has a special passion: he collects historical photos of the Holy City that he shares with the whole world.

RIMA TARAZI, PIANIST: EDUCATION THROUGH MUSIC
A Palestinian composer and musician, she is one of the founders of the musical institutes in the West Bank and spokeswoman for human rights.