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Anti-Christian slogans alarm Catholic Church: Pope Francis still plans to visit Holy Land

May 9, 2014 in Uncategorized

JERUSALEM — The Roman Catholic Church in Jerusalem, preparing for a visit by Pope Francis later this month, has expressed alarm over threats to Christians scrawled by suspected Jewish extremists on church property in the Holy Land.
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Letter to the Editor: Christian numbers dwindling in the Holy Land

December 25, 2013 in Uncategorized

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There are 14 million Christians throughout the Holy Land but they are a rapidly dwindling minority. Many of them are so desperately vulnerable that they feel they have no choice now but to emi…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

In the footsteps of Jesus: Local group makes pilgrimage to Holy Land

February 15, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON While floating in a boat on the sea of Galilee, they envisioned the sight of Jesus walking on water.
They collected rocks from the Valley of Elah, the place where David slew Goliath.
In the waters of the Jordan River, they were baptized.
They prayed in the Garden of Gethsemane. Continue Reading