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At the Monastery

  • The Great 50 days of Easter
    The Great 50 days of Easter

    The celebration of Easter doesn’t end with the resurrection of Jesus. The resurrection is just the beginning. In these weeks following Easter Sunday, we read in the scriptures of the disciples reflecting on what Read more >>

  • Annual Spring Luncheon
    Annual Spring Luncheon

    With the Holy Land friars in the cloister garden May 17, 2015 at 1 p.m. Join the Holy Land friars in the cloister garden for the Annual Spring Luncheon. Space is limited so register Read more >>

  • April Monastery Monthly
    April Monastery Monthly

    Read April’s Monastery Monthly! In this month’s issue you will find: A Holy Land Review Feature: Human Existence in the Holy Land Herbs from the Bible: Vanilla Spice Bread Photos of the Month: Around Read more >>

In the Holy Land


When you support the Franciscan Monastery of the Holy Land in America, you support an historical landmark and an oasis of peace in the middle of busy Washington, D.C. But your support does so much more. Your support provides assistance to Christians in the Holy Land. You allow Christianity to remain and thrive in the Holy Land. Support us today.