Voices
Stephanie Saldaña is a writer based in Jerusalem.
FaithFaith in Focus
Stephanie Saldaña
I refuse the logic that insists that, by saying the occupation must end, I am with the Palestinians and against the Israelis. There is a third place, which is not “for” or “against,” and that is the place of love, a love rooted in justice.
FaithFaith in Focus
Stephanie Saldaña
In this year, with the pilgrims gone and the holy places nearly empty, I set out to spend some time on the Mount of Olives to see what I can learn from the ancient trees.
FaithDispatches
Stephanie Saldaña
Holy Family Hospital prides itself on welcoming every expectant mother, without taking into account religious background, nationality or the ability to pay.
FaithFaith in Focus
Stephanie Saldaña
This year, I barely recognized Bethlehem, the city I know so well.
FaithFaith in Focus
Stephanie Saldaña
During Jerusalem’s lockdown, my family saw the Holy Land—and each other—with new eyes.
FaithFeatures
Stephanie Saldaña
I had traveled to Iraq to hear more about how this man had survived, a Catholic priest rescued by his Muslim friend. He would tell me that story, too.
FaithLast Take
Stephanie Saldaña
We bring our hearts with us to Bethlehem. This is what Christmas means.