Bethlehem

A Pause From Israeli-Palestinian Politics!

Dr Harry Hagopian | Posted 10.06.2014 | UK Politics
Dr Harry Hagopian

Despite myriad Palestinian weaknesses, divisions and fratricidal power-plays, Abu Mazen remains by far one of the most dovish Palestinian leaders. But even he cannot deliver the goods today...

An Argentinean in the Holy Land

Dr Harry Hagopian | Posted 26.07.2014 | UK
Dr Harry Hagopian

Dear friends, please pray for me during my pilgrimage to the Holy Land.
With this pithy tweet, Pope Francis embarked last Saturday upon an intense three-day tour of the Holy Land that took him to Amman, Bethlehem and Jerusalem.

Pope Francis Prays At West Bank Barrier in Bethlehem

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.05.2014 | UK

Pope Francis has stopped to pray at a barrier Israel has built in Bethlehem and invited Israeli and Palestinian leaders to come to the Vatican to join...

Peace and Goodwill for Bethlehem in London?

Kester Brewin | Posted 07.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Kester Brewin

Earlier this week I attended a fantastic meal put on as part of the 'Bethlehem Unwrapped' festival put together by creative director Justin Butcher. The food was cooked by celebrated chefs Yotam Ottolenghi and Sami Tamimi. Ottolenghi is Israeli and Tamimi Palestinian.

What I Want for Christmas Is a Substantial Commitment to Freedom

Benedict Rogers | Posted 23.02.2013 | UK
Benedict Rogers

What do I want for Christmas? A genuine democracy and true peace in Burma, the restoration of democracy in the Maldives, an end to religious intolerance in Indonesia, a just and peaceful solution for the people of West Papua, and freedom for North Korea.

Royal Trip To Bethlehem Subject Of New Exhibition (PICTURES)

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.02.2013 | Home

Photographs and previously unseen diary extracts charting a royal visit to Bethlehem 150 years ago are to go on display. Queen Victoria's eldest so...

Christmas Around The World

Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.12.2011 | UK

From South Korea to Sri Lanka, people are preparing to celebrate Christmas all over the world. In the birthplace of Jesus, Bethlehem, tourists, lo...

Witness the Star of Bethlehem for Yourself

Dr David Whitehouse | Posted 22.02.2012 | UK
Dr David Whitehouse

What was the star? Only the Wise Men saw it 2000 years ago, but if you solve the clues then anyone with a computer and a simple starmap program can witness the Star of Bethlehem, just as it hung over the dusky midnight skies of the first noel.

Bethlehem In Brighton: Woman Offers 'True Christmas Experience' For £12 A Night

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 25.11.2011 | UK

With Christmas fast approaching, talk of turkeys, tinsel and trendy toys is never far away, but one woman is offering a festive experience closer to t...

“Christ at the Checkpoint” Conference Will Only Breed More Theological Extremism

Joseph Weissman | Posted 12.01.2012 | Home
Joseph Weissman

Most Messianic Jews are hugely disappointed that the Checkpoint conference will take place with the blessing of the wider church. We feel let down by many institutions within Christianity, and we are sure they can do more to eliminate antisemitism in Christian theology.