Articles on this issue "Holy Land"
Benedict XVI's visit to the Holy Land brought with it a "renaissance" in relations between Jews, Muslims and Christians, says Father Caesar Atuire. Father Caesar Atuire, the delegate …read more
As I write this, Benedict XVI is flying back to Rome, having left Tel Aviv Airport less than an hour ago. Yet it turns out that his final send-off at the airport entailed more than a …read more
Benedict XVI has shown in Nazareth that what society really needs to stop "dehumanization" is a rediscovery of families, says the delegate administrator of the Holy See's pilgrimage agency. …read more
Benedict XVI blessed the cornerstone of a retreat center that the Legionaries of Christ are building on the shores of the Sea of Galilee. The Magdala Center is an extension of the Pontifical …read more
Just as in the chronology of Jesus' childhood, attention shifted today from Jesus' birthplace of Bethlehem to his hometown of Nazareth. By the dawn's early light Benedict XVI left Jerusalem by …read more
Benedict XVI's visit today to Bethlehem had one principal objective: to give hope to this sorely tried population, says the delegate administrator of the Holy See's pilgrimage agency. Father …read more
Benedict XVI left Jerusalem for Bethlehem early this morning amidst further carping from the locals; I couldn't help but raise my heart to God in gratitude for this gentle, German Pope. I …read more