St. Catherine

St. Catherine of Siena The Dominican Saints of the Church of Sen Piyer Saint Catherine (1347-1380) was born in Siena (Italy). At the age of 12, she rejected an arranged marriage because she wanted to devote herself completely to God. She wanted to join the group of blessed Dominican widows (veiled). Although the abbess of the …

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St Vincent Ferrer

St Vincent Ferrer The Dominican Saints of the Church of Sen Piyer St. Vincent Ferrer (1350-1419) was born in Valencia (Spain). He travelled all over Europe, calling tirelessly for people to renounce sin, carrying out miraculous healing and announcing the Divine Judgement. Iconography The painting shows St. Vincent healing a paralysed patient. A flame above …

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Saint Hyacinth

Saint Hyacinth The saints of the church of Sen Piyer Saint Hyacinth (1183-1257) was born in Silesia (Poland). After his religious education, he met St. Dominic in Bologna and decided to enter his religious order. He founded a monastery in Poland and a few in Kiev.. IconographyThe painting depicts the story of the rescue of …

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Interreligious Prayer and Sharing Interreligious Prayer and Sharing On April 22, 2020, an interreligious meeting of prayer and sharing took place in Istanbul, to which 13 representatives of churches, religions and rites joined. In this time of pandemic, this moment, organized by the Committee of the Latin Catholic Church of Istanbul for Interreligious Relations, was intended as a …

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Christmas Celebrations

Christmas Celebrations times and places Christmas VigilDecember 24th 2019 7:30 pm Church of our Lady of the Rosary, Rüya sk.,Bakırköy (Turkish)10 pm Saint George’s Church, Eski Bankalar Caddesi, Galata (German) Christmas DayDecember 25th 2019 6:30 pm  Saint Peter’s Church, Galata Kulesi sk. Galata (Multilingual) Christmas timeDecember 26th 2019 – January 3th 20208 am Divine Office & Daily Mass (except …

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Ecumenical Prayer / Preghiera Ecumenica
An prayer in the style of the Taizé community open to everybody.
Songs and reading in many many many languages

Acts of the Apostles

Acts of the Apostles Lectio Divina We will read together and pray over the Acts o the Apostles beginning from chapter 9 until chapter 28. İt is a beautiful opportunity to deepen our knowledge of Luke’s account of the beginnings of the Church and to share our thoughts and feelings which God inspires within us …

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