FOS’ Tip: Angela’s Christmas.

Based on the beloved children’s book by Frank McCourt (author of the Pulitzer Prize-winning memoir Angela’s Ashes), Angela’s Christmas is a funny, heartwarming and poignant story about the power of family and the innocent desire of a child to ensure everyone is safe, warm and loved at Christmas time.

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Father of Sion sends Christmas message.

Fr. Carlos Vasconcelos, NDS, Father of Sion who lives in Ein Karem community (Jerusalem), has recorded a video in Jerusalem Old City in which he sends a Christmas message to all brothers, sisters and friends of Sion. CLICK HERE TO SEE THE VIDEO (English subtitled).

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Sion celebrates Christmas in Bethlehem (video)

Watch images from the Christmas celebrated by Brothers and Sisters of Sion in Bethlehem and Jerusalem. Click on the image above to watch.

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Santa distributes Christmas trees to Jerusalem residents

Jerusalem’s Old City on Monday was set for the beginning of Christmas festivities, with free Christmas trees distributed by the municipality and pilgrims flocking the city’s streets. A cheerful bell-ringing Santa walked back and forth on the Old City’s walls, calling on Christian residents to come pick out a tree free of charge. “We wish Read More

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4th Sunday of Advent (Commentary)

by Sr. Anne-Catherine Avril, nds Christmas is very close, and of course the liturgy of this fourth Sunday turns our eyes to David, the ancestor of the Messiah and of Mary who welcomed him in the name of all of us. In the Book of Samuel, we see a well installed David who now wants Read More

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