The École Biblique et Archéologique Today

The founding purpose of the École biblique was to renew the reading of the Bible at a time when modern criticism (history, philology, etc.) was challenging the traditional understanding of the sacred text and disturbing the faith of many Christians. For […]

The École Biblique, a century-old history

The École is the oldest biblical and archaeological research center in the Holy Land. It was founded in 1890 by Fr. Marie-Joseph Lagrange Father Lagrange (1855-1938), in the Dominican convent of St. Stephen in Jerusalem, a convent created in 1882. Inspired […]

Father Marie-Joseph Lagrange, op

Albert Lagrange was born on 7 March 1855 in Bourg-en-Bresse, in the Ain department. He obtained his doctorate in law before entering the Dominicans of the province of Toulouse, where he received the name of Brother Marie-Joseph. We are in […]