mercoledì 24 novembre 2021

Cyprus priest says churches preparing ‘religious atmosphere’ for pope

(Doreen Abi Raad, CNS - The Catholic Spirit)
“We are very excited, awaiting this historical event,” said Maronite Father Ibrahim Khita of St. Charbel Church in Limassol, Cyprus’ second-largest city, about 40 minutes from Nicosia. His parish consists of approximately 1,800 families, divided between Cypriot Maronites and Lebanese Maronites, most of whom migrated to Cyprus during Lebanon’s 1975-1990 civil war. Father Khita is in charge of the liturgical committee for Pope Francis’ Mass of the Pope at GSP Stadium in Nicosia Dec. 3. (...)