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Christians celebrate the Lord's Ascension in the Holy Land
25 May 2017
On the Mount of Olives, different Christian confessions celebrated the Ascension of the Lord in an atmosphere of unity and brotherhood.
In the Holy Land, the celebration of Jesus' Ascension is unique because it takes place right on the Mount of Olives, where, according to tradition, Jesus ascended to heaven.
Here, in particular, it is possible to pray and hear the voice of Jesus who promised to remain with His disciples every day until the end of the world!
Fr. DOBROMIR JAZTAL, ofm
Vicar of the Custody of the Holy Land
"Even though Jesus ascended to the Father, He never left His disciples and He will never leave all those who believe ... all the powers were given to them, as the same Gospel affirms. This power remains [...]