INVITATION – On Sunday, February 12, 2017, Cardinal Rainer Maria Woelki will preside over a mass in the Church of the Multiplication of Loaves and Fish in Tabgha at 09:00 am, to celebrate the restoration of the church hall that was destroyed by the arson carried out by Jewish extremists 20 months ago.
The Atrium of the Church of Loaves and Fish will be consecrated again by the Cardinal
The Mass is at 9:00 and after it the consecration.
The Benedictine fathers who run the church announced that the Israeli authorities made compensation of 370,000 euros, while the estimated damages reached more than one million euros. The Benedictine fathers thanked all people and organizations that donated about 900,000 euros for the restoration of this holy site.
You are all invited to attend this event.
Photo: Part of the The church of Tabgha that was affected by an arson on June18, 2015.