Bishop Edward Rice
Diocese of Springfield-Cape Girardeau
November 6-16, 2023
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The Equestrian Order of the Holy Sepulchre of Jerusalem is the only lay institution of the Vatican State charged with the task of providing for the needs of the Latin Patriarchate of Jerusalem and of all the activities and initiatives to support the Christian presence in the Holy Land. The contributions made by its members are therefore the Patriarchal institutions’ main source of funding.
In October, 2016, we received the following update on the mission, work, personnel and operating structure of the Latin Patriarchate of Jerusalem. By clicking this link Latin Patriarchate of Jerusalem a PDF file will open in a new web browser window allowing you to learn more about their important ministry in the Holy Land.