Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew arrives in Jerusalem  

May 2014 Jerusalem: His ALL Holiness Ecumenical Patriarchate  Bartholomew I has arrived in the holy city of Jerusalem to meet with Pope Francis on May 25 and 26, 2014 in the Holy City of Jerusalem. At Ben Gurion International Airport, His All-Holiness was greeted by His Excellency Uzi Landau, Israeli Minister of Tourism, His Beatitude Patriarch Theophilos III of Jerusalem, ...

Netanyahu Begins Tanakh (Bible Study) Circle at Prime Ministers Residence

30/5/2012 Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu renewed a bible study tradition started by Israel's first Prime Minister, David Ben-Gurion. The Prime Minister's Tanakh Study Circle was (bible study circle) re-instituted by Netanyu, in memory of his father-in-law, Shmuel Ben-Artzi,who also participated in the circle. Mr. Ben-Artzi, who passed away last November, was a Tanakh teacher ...

In Jerusalem, the spiritual and the physical can be overwhelming

Photo by Millie Ball 10/4/2012 IF YOU GO TO JERUSALEM Arriving: Airlines fly into Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion airport, about 35 miles from Jerusalem. Hotels: Splurge hotels with a 15-minute walk of the old city include the historically important King David Hotel and the new David Citadel Hotel. Mid-priced hotels, in the same area, include the Dan Panorama, popular ...

IDF and COGAT to Make Accommodations for Christian Palestinians During the Christmas Holiday

Archive: Civil Admininstration Officer Meets With Dar-Almalkh Council Heads

14/12/2011 Today, head of the Bethlehem District Coordination and Liaison Office (DCL), Lt. Col. Iyad Sarhan, will host representatives of the Jerusalem and Bethlehem patriarchates. The visit is a part of the traditional conference for heads of Christian communities that occurs each year ahead of the Christmas holidays. The representatives that will participate in the conference are ...