Tag: Holy Stairs

The ‘Holy Stairs’ Revealed for the First Time in 300 Years

People Kneeling on the Holy Stairs

There are few staircases around the world that carry as much cultural and religious significance as Rome’s Holy Stairs. The stairs, also known as the “Scala Sancta,” are at least 2000 years old, but for the past 300 years they’ve been covered for protection by a walnut wood encasement. However, just earlier this month, the… Read more »