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We went on our knees up the actual white marble on the “Holy Stairs” Jesus ascended on Good Friday in Pilate’s Praetorium, brought from Jerusalem to Rome by St Helen in early 300s AD. First time in 300 years the marble has been uncovered for pilgrims to ascend! ... See MoreSee Less
I was there two years ago and it was a truly emotional experience!
An Honor and a Privilege!
Great honor in Faith
What a special blessing I'm sure everyone was in tears
Kathy and I did this on your trip in 2015 on a free day . But they were covered with pecan wood. So question are they only open now limited?. Seeing the worn marble, was it as powerful as I believe it would be? Wow great addition to the trip!
We prayed here at the tomb of St. Monica for all friends & family members who are away from the Church - that they may encounter Christ anew like her son Augustine eventually did. St Monica, pray for us! ... See MoreSee Less