Monthly Archives: May 2014

Pope Francis prays at Bethlehem Wall

“(Reuters) – Pope Francis made a surprise stop on Sunday at the wall Palestinians abhor as a symbol of Israeli oppression, and later invited presidents from both sides of the divide to the Vatican to pray for peace. Pope Francis … Continue reading

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Pope Francis’ upcoming visit to Bethlehem

Pope Francis will visit Palestine, Israel and Jordan from 24 to 26 May 2014.  He will commemorate the 50th anniversary of the historic meeting of Pope Paul VI with the Ecumenical Patriarch of Constantinople, Athenagoras in Jerusalem, marking a milestone … Continue reading

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