Archivi della categoria: 2015 Exposition

The Opening of the Shroud Exposition 2015

The Shroud Exposition of 2015, which will run until 24 June, opened this morning with a solemn Eucharistic celebration in the Cathedral, presided over by the Archbishop of Turin Msgr. Cesare Nosiglia and broadcast live on RAI.   “The gaze that turns towards the Shroud meets the gentle presence of total charity, forgetting oneself and compassionate – said Monsignor Nosiglia during the sermon – This … Continua a leggere »

Bicentenary of the Birth of Don Bosco

The 2015 Holy Shroud Exposition takes place during the Celebrations for the bicentenary of the birth of Don Bosco, the Holy founding father of the Salesian society. At the center of the Salesian world, the Maria Ausiliatrice church is not far from the Cathedral of Turin, where the Holy Shroud is shielded and now exhibited from 19th April to 24th June. Maria Ausiliatrice is the … Continua a leggere »

Shenker

SHENKER, leader in the field of english-language training in Italy, has been working together whit young people, professionals, managers and businesses for over 50 years. The key objective has always been the development of potential whilst offering a global learning experience, allowing students not only to meet increasingly high work expectations but also to handle intercultural and interreligious relations whit confidence.   Having much in … Continua a leggere »

The Pope

Pope Francis, Sunday, June 21, will visit in Turin to venerate the Holy Shroud and to commemorate the 200th anniversary of the birth of St. John Bosco.    He will be received by the Archbishop and Papal Guardian of the Shroud Cesare Nosiglia of Turin, and then he will celebrate mass in Vittorio Square.  There will be also be other city events, involving Shroud pilgrims, … Continua a leggere »

Volunteers

  The “Purple jackets” are the most important asset in support of the Holy Shroud Exhibition, the Church and the City of Turin. Over 4,500 volunteers will be available to support the organization of the event, welcoming pilgrims inside the Cathedral and guiding them along the Royal Garden path, through the bookshop and the Royal Castle.   As in previous events, the volunteers are mostly from … Continua a leggere »

The sick

Welcome for the sick is a constant characteristic of the exhibition, due to the clear link between the Shroud and the suffering of the body, as well as to the “night of the spirit”, anguish and solitude. In 2015 pilgrims suffering as a result of illness will receive special attention in the liturgy, and time and pastoral initiatives linked to the exhibition will be dedicated … Continua a leggere »

Youth

The pilgrimage to the Holy Shroud will coincide with the bicentenary celebrations of the birth of St. John Bosco (http://www.donboscoitalia.it), which began in August 2014 and will continue until 16 August 2015.   The youth congregation and pastoral ministry of the diocese of Turin have launched a joint programme to welcome the young during Holy Shroud Exhibition and in particular during the days of Pope … Continua a leggere »