English Biblical Program. June 2014

Responses and reflections by the participants.

Biblical Program

Most of the 30 participants are now home after 28 days of studying Mark’s Gospel; walking the land and meeting and speaking with its peoples in this land we dare to call holy. The main lecturer for the June program “Rediscover Jesus in the Land with Mark” was Br. Mark McVann fsc from USA. Mark ... Read more...


Video about the Ecce Homo Underground


A new wonderful video about our  Ecce Homo Convent and its Roman pavement – Lithostrotos. Read more...

Celebrating Fr.Marie-Alphonse anniversaries



On the 1st of May Sisters Brothers and Friends of ND de Sion celebrated the 200th anniversary of Fr Mary’s birth. Three events took place : a conference in Ratisbonne Institute in French, Mass in Ecce Homo Convent and a panel in English at the Studium Theologicum Salesianum in Jerusalem (St. Peter Ratisbonne). The opening ... Read more...

Peace walk in Bethlehem


In an idyllic setting in an olive grove, the Christian community’s peace walk began in brilliant sunshine and with the chatter and delight of the young Italian peace-makers and the local Palestinian community, we said ‘yes’ to walking for justice and ‘no’ to more construction of the ten year old Wall of Separation. We prayed ... Read more...