Christmas in Bethlehem 2019

Christmas in Bethlehem is a special experience. In running order of events happening in Bethlehem: 15 – 23 December: 16.30 Novena of Christmas in St Catherine. 24 December:13.00 at the Tomb of Rachel: His Beatitude, the Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem, Fuad...

Bethlehem Municipality

Bethlehem is a Palestinian city, located in the West Bank in Palestine, about 10 km to the south of Jerusalem, with a population of approximately 30,000 inhabitants. Bethlehem is the center of culture and tourism in Palestine, since it is identified by Christian...

Jerusalem Olive Trees Among Oldest in World

“Out of the ground, the Lord God made to grow every tree that is pleasant for the sight and good for food, the tree of life also in the midst of the garden, and the tree of the knowledge of good and evil.” Genesis 2:9″ The olive tree is native to the...

Jerusalem

 Jerusalem is a city located in modern-day Israel and is considered by many to be one of the holiest places in the world. Jerusalem is a site of major significance for the three largest monotheistic religions: Judaism, Islam and Christianity, and both Israel and...

Bethlehem

As the Birth Place of Christ, the ancient town of Bethlehem holds a connection with Christians from all around the World. While small in size and population, the town of Bethlehem and its surroundings have lots to offer visitors and tourists. At the heart of the town...

Church of the Holy Sepulchre

The site of the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem is identified as the place both of the crucifixion and the tomb of Jesus of Nazareth. The church has long been a major pilgrimage center for Christians all around the world. According to the New Testament,...

Church of the Nativity

In the Bible The birth of Jesus is narrated in the Gospels of Matthew and Luke. Matthew gives the impression that Mary and Joseph were from Bethlehem and later moved to Nazareth because of Herod’s decree, while Luke indicates that Mary and Joseph were from...