Blessing of our new chapel

Today, 20th of January 2021 in our Franciscan boys home Custos of the Holy Land, fr. Francesco Patton blessed our new chapel painted by Anton Aoun in the presence of our new director fr. Sandro Tomašević and president of the Franciscan Foundation of the Holy Land fr. Peter Vasko, with fr. Ibrahim Faltas, director of the school Terra Santa Bethlehem, fr. Enrique Bermejo, guardian of the st. Catherine franciscan convent in Bethlehem and fr. Rami Asakrieh, parish priest of st. Catherine parish in Bethlehem.

Special thanks goes to fr. Emad Kamel which directed this house in the past period and was in charge of the decoration of the new chapel, as well to all other previous directors: fr. Fadi Azar, fr. Rami Asakrieh, fr. Marwan Daedes and as well to fr. Amjad Sabbara who was the founder of this house.We recommend our boys to your prayers, as well to the intercession of st. Anthony and st. Francis, members of the “Celestial family” with baby Jesus which is the name of our new little church in our house.