Archive for December 23, 2022

Fresco by Giotto of St. Francis of Assisi embracing the Child Jesus at Christmas Mass in Greccio in 1223, located in the Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi in Assisi, Italy.?w=200&h=150

By Hannah Brockhaus

St. Francis and the story of the first Nativity scene

One of the world’s most beloved saints, St. Francis cared deeply for God’s creation. He also loved Christmas, the feast... Read more


By Hannah Brockhaus,ACI MENA

This Santa rides a camel around Jerusalem every year. Here’s why

Every year on the feast of St. Nicholas, Issa Anis Kassisieh dons a red suit, black boots, and a thick... Read more