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  1. Bethlehem distillery about to make historic places listRead the original story

    Friday Feb 20 | The Morning Call

    Adam Flatt opens Social Still, a craft distillery and tasting room, in a former Prohibition-era bank in South Bethlehem. Adam Flatt opens Social Still, a craft distillery and tasting room, in a former Prohibition-era bank in South Bethlehem.


  2. Israel increases Gaza exports and exit permits for merchantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Jerusalem Post

    ISRAELI TRUCKS head into the Kerem Shalom crossing point yesterday with goods bound for the Gaza Strip. Israel on Tuesday announced that it would increase the number of exit permits for Gaza merchants and expand agricultural and industrial exports from the Strip.


  3. Where Jesus healed lepers: the Church of St. GeorgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Jerusalem Post

    The original church cave on top of which the church rests is believed to be the fourth oldest church in the Holy Land and one of the holiest churches in the world. Set in the far eastern side of Samaria within the Palestinian Authority controlled areas lies one of the oldest and holiest churches in the world, the Church of St. George.


  4. Grenade thrown into Gaza home of Fatah officialRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Ma'an News Agency

    Unknown assailants threw a grenade into the home of a Fatah official in Gaza on Thursday, officials told Ma'an. Assistant deputy of the Palestinian Civil Affairs Ministry, Naser al-Sarraj, told Ma'an that a grenade was thrown into his home in the al-Rimal neighborhood of Gaza City while he was traveling back to Gaza from Ramallah.


  5. Dream Defenders, Black Lives Matter and Ferguson reps take historic trip to PalestineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | San Francisco Bay View

    Representatives at the forefront of the movements for Black lives and racial justice took a historic trip to Palestine in early January to connect with activists living under Israeli occupation. Black journalists, artists and organizers representing Ferguson, Black Lives Matter, Black Youth Project 100 and more have joined the Dream Defenders for a 10-day trip to the occupied Palestinian Territories and Israel.


  6. Free printable Epiphany Magi, Three Kings Day, La Befana coloring pagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 |

    Jan. 7 is the Orthodox Christian Christmas , says UPI. It's Dec. 25 on the earlier Julian calendar used by eastern Orthodox.


  7. Epiphany 2015: Dates, Customs, Scripture And History Of 'Three Kings Day' ExplainedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2015 | Switched

    This is embodied most in the story of three wise men visiting a newborn Jesus with gifts, found in the Gospel of Matthew 2:1-12 . In this story, Magi from the east follow a star to Jerusalem, where they ask the presiding king, Herod, what he knows about a newly born "King of the Jews."


  8. US academic org ushers in new year with anti-Israel voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2015 | The Times of Israel

    As yet another American academic organization brings anti-Israel resolutions before its annual plenum, those monitoring the boycott, divest and sanctions movement against Israel eagerly wait to hear if the new year will start with a bang or a whimper. The resolutions prepared by Historians Against the War to be presented at the American Historical Association's annual meeting January 2-5 in New York reflect a new direction for anti-Israel activism: condemnations of Israel's policies and behaviors that stop short of calls to boycott, divest from, or sanction the state or Israeli institutions.


  9. The Sacred Side of ChristmasRead the original story

    Dec 30, 2014 | Edmond Life & Leisure

    By Steve Gust Some Edmond churches are planning to make Christmas even more festive and spiritual as they have arranged concerts and stage performances marking Christ's birth. At Henderson Hills Baptist Church, I-35 and 15th Street, the theme of annual Yuletide production is an "Extra Ordinary Christmas."


  10. Ronaldo to star in film about tragic Palestinian fan: reportRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2010 | Indiana's NewsCenter

    Brazil's three-time world player of the year Ronaldo has agreed in principle to star in a film about a Palestinian child fan of his who dies in a refugee camp, it was reported on Wednesday. The 32-year-old two-time World Cup winner will be with his club Corinthians in the Middle East - for a September 15 friendly in the Palestinian Territories against fellow Brazilians Fluminense - at the time that the film is set to be made in Lebanon.


  11. Eight Palestinian ministers to head to Gaza on MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2014 |

    Eight Palestinian unity government ministers are to travel to Gaza from its West Bank base on Monday for only the second time since its formation in June. Palestinian children play on the rubble of destroyed buildings in Gaza City's Al-Shejaiya suburb, Dec 25, 2014.


  12. Personal Journey: Far from home, finding comfort and joyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 |

    The first Christmas I spent away from home turned out to be the best day of my life. Though not with family, I went to the next best place: Bethlehem.


  13. A journey of faith: Pilgrims celebrate Christmas in the Holy LandRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | Jerusalem Post

    Father Kelly of the Notre Dame Center explains that coming to Israel for Christmas "is a great conformation of the faith narrative." Shannon Russell knew he had to come to the Holy Land for Christmas.


  14. PHOTOS: A look inside Christmas Eve in BethlehemRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | Jerusalem Post

    Both security and the holiday spirit were in abundance in Bethlehem's Manger Square this Christmas eve, with a sprinkle of politics in the mix. A group of policeman who were part of the very tight security in Bethlehem this year.


  15. Christmas Eve Mass: Pope Urges 'Tenderness', Comforts Christian Refugees In IraqRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | Switched

    Pope Francis ushered the world's 1.2 billion Roman Catholics into Christmas on Wednesday, urging them to allow God to enter their lives to help combat darkness and corruption. The 78-year-old Argentine pope led a solemn Christmas Eve Mass for thousands of people in St. Peter's Basilica.


  16. Peace on EarthRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | Houston Chronicle

    Visitors light candles in the Church of the Nativity on December 24, 2014 in Bethlehem, West Bank. Every Christmas pilgrims travel to the church where a gold star embedded in the floor marks the spot where Jesus was believed to have been born.


  17. World Briefs: Christmas dawns in the Holy LandRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 |

    Church Bells sounded and choirs sang in Bethlehem Wednesday, as tens of thousands of Christians from around the world celebrated Christmas in the Holy Land. The highest-ranking Roman Catholic official in the Holy Land, Latin Patriarch Fouad Twal, headed a procession to the Biblical town where Jesus is believed to have been born.


  18. Bethlehem celebrates Christmas EveRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | Jerusalem Post

    PALESTINIAN CHRISTIAN scouts march in a procession as thousands await the arrival of the Latin patriarch at Manger Square in Bethlehem last night.. "Life is hard here.


  19. In a time of tension, Christian faithful gather in BethlehemRead the original story

    Dec 24, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    Esam Awwad lifted his daughter onto his shoulders and joined the crowd gathered around the barricades, waiting for a glimpse of the patriarch as he passed by on his way into the Church of the Nativity. It was a first for Awwad, 29, also: his first Christmas in Bethlehem's Manger Square, where thousands of revelers gather on Christmas Eve each year to celebrate with a procession, music and a midnight Mass.


  20. Everett exchange student is a long way from her Bethlehem homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | HeraldNet

    "Tourists are always there, but this is the most amazing week of the year," the 16-year-old said. "People come from all over the world."