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  1. On monks hitting each other with broomsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Chronicle

    "One would go mad if one took the Bible seriously; but to take it seriously one must be already mad." - Aleister Crowley Every year just after Christmas, the monks and priests of the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem get together to clean it.

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  2. Celebrating Palm Sunday in the Holy LandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Jerusalem Post

    Hundreds of worshippers attend Palm Sunday processions in Jerusalem and the West Bank to mark the beginning of Easter festivities. Several hundred worshipers attended Palm Sunday processions in the West Bank and Jerusalem on , on the day that marks the start of Holy Week, which ends on Easter Sunday.

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  3. Christians around the world mark Palm SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Worshipers also gathered in the Nativity Church in Bethlehem, the traditional site of Jesus' birth, clutching olive branches and bouquets as they sung in praise. Christians around the world mark Palm Sunday Worshipers also gathered in the Nativity Church in Bethlehem, the traditional site of Jesus' birth, clutching olive branches and bouquets as they sung in praise.

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  4. An Indian Christian devotee picks palm leaves for the Palm Sunday...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    Christians around the world are marking Palm Sunday by waving fronds, attending church services and visiting sites in the Holy Land at the start of the Holy Week that ends with Easter. Crowds of faithful gathered in Jerusalem's Church of the Holy Sepulchre, the traditional site of Jesus' crucifixion and resurrection.

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    Sunday Mar 29 | WBTV

    P... . Christian worshipers gather at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, traditionally believed by many to be the site of the crucifixion and burial of Jesus Christ, during Palm Sunday in Jerusalem's Old City, Sunday, March 29, 2015.

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  6. Christians Celebrate Palm Sunday Around The World As Holy Week BeginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | Switched

    Christians around the world are marking Palm Sunday by waving fronds, attending church services and visiting sites in the Holy Land at the start of the Holy Week that ends with Easter. Crowds of faithful gathered in Jerusalem's Church of the Holy Sepulchre, the traditional site of Jesus' crucifixion and resurrection.

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  7. Priest: Pilgrimage to Israel Allows Gospel to Come AliveRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | News Max

    Father Eamon Kelly, a Catholic priest from Notre Dame in Jerusalem, says that when Christians visit Israel and see where Jesus lived and died, the gospel becomes more real. "It's a powerful experience of the reality of the gospel," Kelly told J.D. Hayworth, Miranda Khan and Republican strategist Ford O'Connell on "America's Forum" on Newsmax TV on Wednesday.

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  8. Let Palestine surprise and delight you in equal measureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Dudleynews.co.uk

    Mention Palestine to many western Europeans and the images that come to mind are those of conflict - intractable political problems, perceived historical injustice and an embattled nation state chafing at borders defined by a foreign power, writes Max Hall. But away from the talk of intifada, Occupied Territories and decades of hobbled peace processes, the crowded, colourful streets of the West Bank, peopled with street sellers hawking all manner of traditional street foods, the constant cacophony of car horns and the regular melodic cry of the imams issuing the call to prayer provide an enchanting backdrop for the adventurous traveler prepared to cast aside their preconceptions.

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  9. Global Guardian Adds Israel And The West Bank To Service AreaRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | Freshnews

    Global Guardian, the international security and emergency evacuation firm has added Israel and the West Bank to the list of areas where it provides personnel tracking, security, medical support, and emergency response and evacuation services. The firm's security and emergency response coverage includes Israel's largest cities and most popular tourist destinations such as Jerusalem, Tel Aviv, Haifa, Ashdod, Nazareth, Masada and Galilee.

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  10. A travel series serving food for thought in global hot spotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | Greenwich Citizen

    In this image provided by the Travel Channel, journalist Mariana Van Zeller, left, and chef Michael Voltaggio, hosts of Travel Channel's "Breaking Borders," pose in front of an art piece showing a dove in a bulletproof vest by graffiti artist Banksy in Bethlehem, Palestine. "Breaking Borders" is a travelogue, cooking show and dining-table summit, airing Sunday, March 15, 2015, at 9 p.m. EDT.

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  11. Jewish World, 10:05 AMMK Ben-Dahan: Connect Rachel's Tomb to JerusalemRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Rabbi Eli Ben-Dahan, the Deputy Minister for Religious Services, called to place Rachel's Tomb, which is located between Jerusalem and Bethlehem, under the aegis of the Municipality of Jerusalem. at the Ramle Conference, Ben Dahan explained that "Rachel's Tomb, surprisingly, is an ex-territorial place.

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  12. Anger as Foreign Office 'blocks' Scottish Minister's visit to GazaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 8 | Sunday Herald

    Scotland's Minister for External Affairs and International Development, Humza Yousaf has accused the UK government of barring him from visiting Gaza on a fact-finding mission to see the impact of half a million pounds of Scottish Government aid for Palestinians. Scotland's Minister for External Affairs and International Development, Humza Yousaf has accused the UK government of barring him from visiting Gaza on a fact-finding mission to see the impact of half a million pounds of Scottish Government aid for Palestinians.

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

    Feb 20, 2015 | 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.

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

    Feb 17, 2015 | 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.

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

    Feb 17, 2015 | 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.

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

    Jan 29, 2015 | 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.

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  17. 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.

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

    Jan 7, 2015 | Examiner.com

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

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  19. 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."

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  20. 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.

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