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  1. Trip to the Holy Land: Food for thoughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | NewsOK.com

    Religion Editor Carla Hinton enjoys a falafel sandwich and orange soda outside an eatery in Israel. [Photo by Carla Hinton, The Oklahoman] The meals spent together were filled with conversation and laughter as members of the Oklahoma Religions United group enjoyed learning about each other and their different perspectives about Israel and the Palestinian Territories.

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  2. PM Lee responds to PERGAS letter on concern over Israeli-Palestinian situationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Channelnewsasia.com

    "Singapore fervently hopes for peace between Israel and the Palestinians, which will contribute to a stabler Middle East and indeed a safer world," wrote Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong. SINGAPORE: Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has responded to a letter from the president of the Singapore Islamic Scholars and Teachers Association , asking him to convey to the Israeli Prime Minister concerns of the Singapore Muslim community on the situation in the Palestinian Territories.

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  3. Trip to the Holy Land: In search of a manger ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | NewsOK.com

    Members of the Oklahoma Religions United Israel tour group prepare to enter the Grotto of the Nativity in the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem. [Photo by Evan Taylor] Editor's note: Religion Editor Carla Hinton traveled to the Holy Land in January as part of an interfaith group from Oklahoma.

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  4. Must Read: a View From The FrontlinesRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Israellycool

    Hunter Stuart is a journalist who came to Israel pro-palestinian, but rethought his positions on the conflict while here for a year. There's an old saying that goes, "If you want to change someone's mind, first make them your friend."

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  5. New Sanctuary for Immigrants Making PlansRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | Albany Times Union

    Sitting in the basement of St. Vincent's Church Monday night were not only about 40 people from the Capital Region, but also about 40 different ways of thinking when it comes to the recent refugee and immigrant debate in this country. On the second Monday of every month, the New Sanctuary for Immigrants meet to discuss various campaigns and approaches to what they are working on for the time being, whether that be current campaigns around the region, or upcoming events, such as rallies and fundraisers.

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  6. President Trump backtracks on Israeli settlements, Jerusalem embassyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Salon

    "Well, I want Israel to be reasonable with respect to peace," Trump told Israel Hayom , after being asked about whether he would move America's embassy to Jerusalem. "I want to see peace happen.

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  7. Prelate urges Tillerson not to move US embassy to JerusalemRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | Catholic World News

    The chairman of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops' Committee on International Justice and Peace called upon Secretary of State Rex Tillerson not to move the US embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. "Relocating the embassy to Jerusalem is tantamount to recognizing Jerusalem as the undivided capital of Israel," Bishop Oscar Cant of Las Cruces said in a letter to Tillerson.

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  8. Bethlehem shrine's treasures being restoredRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 28 | The Gazette

    A restorer work on a wall of mosaic tiles in the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem, Israel. Photo courtesy of Piacenti SpA It is revered by different Christian sects and draws more than a million visitors to the Holy Land every year, making it the biggest tourist attraction in the Palestinian territories.

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  9. Make Jerusalem Safe AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | Townhall

    RELOCATING the American Embassy to Jerusalem, as President Donald Trump has pledged to do, is more than symbolic. It's what Christians should be praying for if they value celebrating future Easter Holy Weeks, in the Church of the Holy Sepulcher, located in Jerusalem's Old City. 3 comments

  10. Images from the last days of Ottoman Rule in the Holy LandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | Daily Mail

    The Holy Land as you've never seen it before: Striking 100-year-old photos provide a fascinating snapshot of rural life in the last days of Ottoman rule Tarzan would be green with envy! Britain's most luxurious treehouse comes with a sauna, hot tub and pizza oven Finally, a guilt-free reason to splash out on that skiing trip! Children who hit the slopes perform better at school, research shows Europe's achingly hip neighbourhoods revealed: Manchester, Edinburgh and Berlin are home to some of the top new tourist hotspots EasyJet flight from London to Spain was diverted to an airport 125 miles away over fears the aircraft was damaged 'by severe turbulence' Royal palaces, deserted temples and the King's birthday celebrations: Stunning 125-year-old photos showcase idyllic Thailand before the tourism boom We just want rich tourists! Pacific island nation of Palau to pass law that only allows ... (more)

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  11. Thousands of faithful celebrate Christmas in BethlehemRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2016 | Squamish Chief

    Thousands of pilgrims and tourists from around the world together with local Christians gathered in the biblical town of Bethlehem to celebrate Christmas Eve in the traditional birthplace of Jesus, with spirits lifted by a slowdown in recent violence and cool, clear weather. Security was tight in Bethlehem after recent deadly attacks on Christian targets in neighbouring Egypt and Jordan by Islamic extremists.

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  12. Bethlehem shrine's treasures being restoredRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | The Gazette

    A restorer work on a wall of mosaic tiles in the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem, Israel. Photo courtesy of Piacenti SpA ROME It is revered by different Christian sects and draws more than a million visitors to the Holy Land every year, making it the biggest tourist attraction in the Palestinian territories.

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  13. Palestinian leader writes to Trump opposing embassy moveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | The Daily Star

    Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas attends the Christmas Midnight Mass for the Greek Orthodox at the Church of the Nativity in the biblical West Bank town of Bethlehem as Orthodox Christmas celebrations kicked off on Jan. 7, 2017, in the traditional birthplace of Jesus Christ. / AFP / MUSA AL SHAER

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  14. Letter: Claims made about Israel don't reflect realityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2017 | Telegram

    I am writing in response to John Malgaard's letter "Christmas in Bethlehem," Dec. 28. Molgaard's claim that Israel carries out maltreatment of Mideast Christians is tantamount to historical revisionism. The plight and flight of the region's Christian population is due exclusively to Muslim extremists who have persecuted Christians through the violent imposition of radical Islam.

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  15. Tony Abbott criticises aid to Palestinian AuthorityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2017 | ABC News

    Former prime minister Tony Abbott says the Federal Government should consider cutting foreign aid to the Palestinian Authority, as well as relocating Australia's embassy in Israel if the United States does the same. He made the remarks following his return from a recent trip to the Middle East as part of the Australia-Israel-UK Leadership Dialogue.

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  16. Padilla: Christmas PresentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2016 | Sun-Star

    I WRITE on Christmas day and reminisce how it was on Christmas past as the Christmas season was one of the only two holy days that my parents both acknowledged. My father was Catholic and my mother was Adventist.

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  17. Thousands of faithful celebrate Christmas in BethlehemRead the original story

    Dec 26, 2016 | News-Register

    Thousands of pilgrims and tourists from around the world together with local Christians gathered in the biblical town of Bethlehem to celebrate Christmas eve in the traditional birthplace of Jesus, with spirits lifted by a slowdown in recent violence and cool, clear weather. Security was tight in Bethlehem after recent deadly attacks on Christian targets in neighboring Egypt and Jordan by Islamic extremists.

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  18. Despite Recent Attacks, Thousands Descend On Bethlehem To Celebrate ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2016 | The Daily Caller

    Despite recent terror attacks against Christians in Jordan, Egypt and Germany, thousands gathered at Bethlehem in Israel to celebrate Christmas. The gathering took place on Christmas Eve in Bethlehem, which is known as the birthplace of Jesus , The Associated Press reports.

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  19. Bethlehem's faithful celebrate ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2016 | Herald Star Online

    Thousands of pilgrims and tourists from around the world together with locals began Christmas Eve celebrations in Jesus' traditional birthplace of Bethlehem on Saturday, lifting spirits after a tense year between Palestinians and Israelis.

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  20. Thousands from around the world celebrate in Bethlehem amid relative calm, tight securityRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2016 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    A Christian worshipper prays after lighting a candle on Christmas Eve at the Church of the Nativity, built atop the site where Christians believe Jesus Christ was born, in the West Bank City of Bethlehem, Saturday, Dec. 24, 2016. A Christian worshipper prays after lighting a candle at the Church of the Nativity, built atop the site where Christians believe Jesus Christ was born, on Christmas Eve, in the West Bank City of Bethlehem, Saturday, Dec. 24, 2016.

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