Tag: Jerusalem

Archaeological finds in the Holy Land support Bible's historical records

New research in the Holy Land regarding the construction of Jerusalem brings further evidence to Bible stories

Cardinal Pizzaballa, Patriarch of the Holy Land, in Hungary

Cardinal Pierbattista Pizzaballa, the Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem arrived to Hungary

An Orthodox priest was assaulted in Jerusalem

Jerusalem police told The Times of Israel they had no knowledge of the incident.

Church leaders in Jerusalem demand more protection for Holy Land Christians

“Racist discrimination should never be accepted,” said Wadie Abunassar, a spokesman and adviser to churches in the Holy Land.

Gethsemane church in Jerusalem targeted in arson attack

The Basilica of the Agony, located on the Mount of Olives in Jerusalem was probably the target of an arson attack.

Faithful remembered persecuted Christians with 24-hour Good Friday Vigil (Video)

An estimated 327 million Christians are persecuted for their faith. That’s about the same number as the population in the U.S.

Holy Land’s Church of the Holy Sepulcher will now be closed indefinitely

The site of the crucifixion and resurrection will be closed for Easter and beyond.

Jerusalem: Restrictions on Holy Week and Easter due to coronavirus

The Holy Thursday Mass was transferred to the Pentecost because "it makes no sense without the participation of diocese priests".

Bishop in Israel says schools are incubating anti-Christian intolerance

Most of the Christians in Israel are Arabs belonging to either the Greek Catholic, Greek Orthodox, or Roman Catholic Churches.

Holy sites are under quarantine in the West Bank

The Palestinian Authority has ordered to prohibit the visit of the Holy Sites for at least 30 days.