LSJ in Asia

A Presence in the Holy Land from Jerusalem to Gaza

Maria Chiara new general superiorMaria Chiara new general superior Sarena Picariello interviews the new General superior of the Little sisters of Jesus, Sister Maria Chiara, who has spent many years in the Middle East. Her interview is entitled 'In the Holy Land, from Jerusalem to Gaza.'
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Archives: Pope Benedict in Nazareth 2009

Sea of GalileeSea of Galilee

During his visit to Israel and the Palestinian Territories in May 2009 Pope Benedict makes this passionate appeal from Nazareth at the time of his departure:  read more »

Little Sisters of Israel: From Jerusalem, My Life Story

Israel communityIsrael community

Myriam tells us her story and about her search for God.  read more »

Part of our History: Our Christian Community

Shahbaz BhattiShahbaz Bhatti

This is the story of two Christians from very different backgrounds, both ready to go to the end in their love for others.  read more »

Little Sisters of Jesus in Lebanon, Building and Rebuilding Bridges

Rania 's final vows ceremonyRania 's final vows ceremony

Rania shares about the meaning for her in making her final vows in her parish of Ras en Naba, on the demarcation line between east and west Beirut in Lebanon.  read more »

Part of our History: Meeting of the Patriarchs, Istanbul

A historical event took place in Istanbul, at the Phanar, the seat of the Patriarchate in October 2008 - the encounter of the Patriarchs and of the other heads of Orthodox churches, who visited Turkey in the spirit of St. Paul.  read more »

Macau our Nazareth

Macao: China and Portugal go hand in hand!Macao: China and Portugal go hand in hand!

Next year will be the tenth anniversary of Macau being once again part of mainline China.

The development of the tourist industry and especially gambling, with 30 working casinos has led to the financial expansion of the Territory. The centre of Macao now belongs to the world cultural heritage.  read more »