News
November 8, 2016

Cardinal Nichols visits Gaza’s Christians

'Their numbers are small, but their faith is strong,' the cardinal said Cardinal Vincent Nichols visited the Gaza Strip on Sunday to offer support to the territory’s tiny Christian minority.…
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Middle EastNews
October 15, 2015

English bishop to Palestinians: don’t let despair lead to ‘unbridled violence’

Bishop Lang expresses concern over escalating violence in Israel and Palestine Bishop Declan Lang of Clifton has expressed “mounting concern” over the escalation of violence in Israel and Palestine. Bishop…
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Middle EastNews
October 6, 2015

Unrest flares in West Bank and Jerusalem

Four Israelis were recently killed in Jerusalem in an apparent act of revenge for the killing of a Palestinian woman at a checkpoint Unrest flared in early October throughout the…
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Middle EastNews
September 30, 2015

Christian schools reopen in Israel after month-long strike

The schools were closed to pressure the Israeli government to grant budgeting equality Christian schools opened in Israel on September 28 after an almost month-long strike demanding equality in budgeting.…
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EuropeNews
September 17, 2015

Church leaders lobby Israeli president over cuts to Christian schools

Cardinal Nichols and Archbishop Martin say the schools are facing 'impossible cuts' Europe’s Church leaders have urged the president of Israel to resolve a crisis threatening Christian schools that has…
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Middle EastNews
September 10, 2015

Priest offers daily Mass at destroyed West Bank olive orchards

A separation barrier was put up in the Cremisan Valley in August Since hundreds of olive trees were uprooted to make room for a separation barrier through the Cremisan Valley,…
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NewsVatican
September 4, 2015

Pope Francis to Israeli president: 'the challenge is to unite'

Pope Francis held an audience with Israeli president Reuven Rivlin on Thursday, where they exchanged gifts and discussed efforts to secure peace and to address the plight of Middle East…
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