ABOUT THE HOLY LAND COMMISSARY

Fr. Anthony Chircop OFM was born in Rabat, Malta, on 3rd April 1961. He entered the Franciscan Order of Friars Minor in the Province of Malta in 1976 and was ordained priest in 1985…+Read More

Contact:

Fr. Anthony Chircop OFM

Commissary of the Holy Land

8, Saint Lucia Street,

Valletta VLT 1213, Malta

Tel: +356 21 242254

Fax: + 356 21 252031

E-mail: comalt@ofm.org.mt
admin@co-malta.org

Fr. Lorrie Zerafa OFM

Vice-Commissary of the Holy Land

Secretariat Franciscan Missions

Porziuncola Street

Baħar iċ-Ċagħaq NXR 5274, Malta

Mob: +356 79047315

E-mail: lorriezerafa@gmail.com
admin@co-malta.org

Know More

Maltese Franciscans in the Holy Land

MALTESE FRANCISCANS IN THE HOLY LAND

A brief History of the Commissariat of the Holy Land in Malta

The Maltese islands are geographically close to Sicily (80 kilometres), and are placed at a strategic point in the centre of the Mediterranean.

Know More

Pilgrimages

PILGRIMAGES ORGANISED

BY THE HOLY LAND COMMISSARIAT IN MALTA

The Holy Land Commissariat in Malta organises various pilgrimages to the Holy Land. The pilgrimages normally last 8 full days. The pilgrims visit all the Christian sanctuaries in the Holy Land, and other Biblical sites

Know More

Courses on the Bible and the Holy Land

The Commissariat of the Holy Land in Malta organizes courses of short duration for the general public on themes linked with the Bible and with the Franciscan presence in the Holy Land.

Know More

Biblical Review “L-Art Imqaddsa”

The Holy Land Commissariat in Malta publishes a quarterly Biblical review, “L-Art Imqaddsa” (“The Holy Land”). This review has been published regularly since 1955. It is the first review on the Bible and the Holy Land in the Maltese language.

Know More

News

This site features weekly updates of news from the Custody of the Holy Land and from the countries where the Custody operates. The news items are the result of personal contacts with Franciscan friars living in the Holy Land, and provide information upon a range of topics, ranging from the religious, to the cultural

Know More

Calendar events Holy Land

Know More