The Holy Land holds a special place in the hearts of all Christians. Learn more about the people and places in the Holy Land.
Purchase Hope and Healing in the Holy Land DVD and receive the lesson plans absolutely FREE!
About the DVD & Lesson Plans:
Hope and Healing in the Holy Land is a 27 - minute DVD that focuses on the work of the Franciscans in the Holy Land, which is supported by the Good Friday Collection. For 800 years the Holy See has entrusted to the Franciscans the care of the Holy Places for the benefit of the Christians who live there and all who come as pilgrims from around the world. Through social & charitable activities, educational & scientific activities and pastoral activities, the Franciscans also ensure the care of the Christians living in the Holy Land, thus preserving Christianity in this sacred place.
The video gives an overview of the complex religious situation in the Holy Land and focuses on the small and fragile Christian population living there. Perfect for Bible study, religious education formation or parish events, as well as classrooms.
Produced by the award-winning Franciscan Media Center, the video features Christians in the Holy Land who speak about their daily challenges and dreams. Viewers go along on a video pilgrimage to Bethlehem, Galilee, Gethsemane, and the Holy Sepulcher. They also visit projects made possible by the Good Friday Collection like the Catholic school in Jericho where Muslim and Christian students and teachers work together.
Included with this DVD are lesson plans. The lesson plans segment the DVD into four chapters, which is ideal for any teacher or catechist to use in one class session or as a part of a series.
The curriculum is targeted to grades K - 6 and includes an outline for teachers and visual aids, such as photos, activities and a cross word puzzle. The curriculum accompanies the four chapters of the Hope and Healing in the Holy Land video so that students can see and hear from people in the Holy Land while they are learning about it.
The video and lesson plans can be used in many different classes, including religion, social studies, geography, history and current events, among others. They are best utilized during Holy Week or during Lent.
The video allows students to see and hear from the people in the Holy Land and helps them understand the importance of the Good Friday collection.
Adult Faith Formation
Mary and the Rosary
Marriage and Parenting
Saints and Biographies
Theology of the Body
Documents and Encyclicals
Pope Benedict XVI
Pope John Paul II
Theology of the Body
Man and Woman He Created Them
Love and Responsibility
Theology of the Body Made Simple
Theology of the Body for Everyone
Theology of the Body for Teens
Theology of the Body for Kids
Encounter the Saints Series
Gospel Time Trekkers
Gifts for Baptism
Gifts for First Communion
Seasonal and Holidays
Stations of the Cross
Popular for Teachers
Tackling Tough Topics
Pauline Books and Media
Can't find what you're looking for?
Need assistance with placing your order?
Contact us by chat
or give us a call:
Order by Mail:
50 Saint Pauls Avenue
Boston MA 02130-3491
Trade, Dealer, Church Accounts: click here
Customer Service: email@example.com
E-mail us: firstname.lastname@example.org
Send us your feedback / inquiry >>