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 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 East - AfricaNews
September 16, 2015

European bishops visit Holy Land to show solidarity and seek hope

European bishops are gathering in the Holy Land Sept. 11-16 to show closeness to Christians in the Middle East and to trace a path of hope for them, in an…
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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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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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