Category Archives: Christians in Holy Land

Videos from Palestine to welcome the Pope

A series of video clips have been prepared in order to welcome the Pope and inform him of the plight of the Palestinians and the Christians among them. One video is about Taybeh, one about the problem of freedom of movement and two about Gaza. The last one is about Jerusalem and a call from young Christians who will not be able to see the Holy Father. Continue reading Videos from Palestine to welcome the Pope

How many Catholics in the Holy Land?

The Catholics make up an important proportion of the Christians in the Holy Land.

In Israel, they constitute about 67% of the Christian Palestinians and in addition there are very large communities of Latin (Roman) Catholic migrants, a small community of Hebrew speaking Latin (Roman) Catholics and communities of Eastern rite migrants, Eastern Europeans, Indians and Africans.

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