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Judith Sudilovsky - Catholic News Service December 07, 2017
Christian leaders in Jerusalem appealed to Trump to take their viewpoint into consideration.
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Judith Sudilovsky - Catholic News Service August 03, 2017
Christians, Muslims and Jews in the Holy Land are facing a common enemy: an environmental crisis.
U.S. President Donald Trump places a note in the Western Wall in Jerusalem on May 22. (CNS photo/Jonathan Ernst, Reuters)
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Judith Sudilovsky - Catholic News Service May 22, 2017
President Donald Trump began his two-day visit to Israel and the Palestinian territories with a private visit to the Church of the Holy Sepulcher and Western Wall.
Israeli border policemen in Bethlehem, West Bank, detain a Palestinian protester in support of Palistinians in Israeli jails on April 27.  (CNS photo/Ammar Awad, Reuters)
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Judith Sudilovsky - Catholic News Service May 02, 2017
The prisoners are seeking an improvement in their prison conditions and an end to administrative detention.
Heavy equipment is seen as workers clear an area for the construction of a new home on Feb. 7 in the Israeli settlement of Shilo, West Bank. (CNS photo/Jim Hollander, EPA)
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Judith Sudilovsky - Catholic News Service February 10, 2017
"Such a law undermines the two-state solution, further eliminating hopes of peace," the patriarchate said.
Bishop Oscar Cantu of Las Cruces, N.M., kneels by a stone that reads "We Refuse To Be Enemies" Jan. 16 at the entrance to the Tent of Nations in the West Bank, near Bethlehem. (CNS photo/Debbie Hill)
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Judith Sudilovsky - Catholic News Service January 17, 2017
Embroiled in a legal battle to protect their property from confiscation by the Israeli government, the Nasser family has made their farm a symbol of nonviolent resistance.
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Judith Sudilovsky - Catholic News Service December 05, 2016
After two Christmas seasons in which the political reality had overtaken holiday cheer, people seemed primed to finally feel some merriment in Bethlehem.
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Judith Sudilovsky - Catholic News Service November 07, 2016
"It is very encouraging to witness the faith of the community of Christians living in that enclosed space and also in the midst of a huge Muslim community majority," said Cardinal Nichols.
Giammarco Piacenti, CEO of the Piacenti restoration center, stands in front of angel mosaics in the Church of the Nativity July 5 in Bethlehem, West Bank. Restoration specialists from the center completed their work in June. (CNS photo/CNS/Debbie Hill)
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Judith Sudilovsky - Catholic News Service July 07, 2016
"I think all the churches want to save this church because here Jesus was born," Giammarco Piacenti said.
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Judith Sudilovsky - Catholic News Service May 12, 2016
"I don't want to exaggerate, but there is a feeling on the part of the Palestinians that the current Israeli government just wants a purely Jewish [Jerusalem]."