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The Walled Off Hotel in Bethlehem

Bethlehem is just a few miles down the road from us. There’s not a ton to see there after you tour the church where Mary is said to have delivered Jesus and after you stock up on all the nativity scenes you’d care to display in your home. 846 more words


Excavations at Church of Nativity in Bethlehem

Although I have visited the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem many times I came across an interesting article on the excavation and preservation of the Armenian “Hall of Saint Jerome”—something I had not seen before. 92 more words


Newshour: Bethlehem icons

this afternoon (saturday 24th), 2.40-2.45pm, on bbc world service radio (repeated from the newsroom at 11.20am) (repeated 9.50pm) (repeated 5.17pm, monday 2th, in pm on bbc radao 4) 50 more words

Where It All Began

O little town of Bethlehem
How still we see thee lie
Above thy deep and dreamless sleep
The silent stars go by
Yet in thy dark streets shineth… 881 more words


Program Highlights – Week 19/12/2016 to 25/12/2016 Christmas Special

All times are UTC/GMT

Monday 19


  • Live from Irondale, Alabama, USA. Holy Hour of Eucharistic Adoration for Persecuted Christians, from the Chapel of Our Lady of the Angels.
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Weekly Program Highlights

In praise of the innkeeper

That poor innkeeper at Bethlehem! For centuries the church has berated him for turning away a woman in labor and making her give birth in a stable. 639 more words

Understanding Opportunity

Yesterday, in my daily email from Church of the Nativity, Evan (the author of the emails) was discussing the plight of John the Baptist, who absolutely believed he was pursuing an opportunity to follow God; instead, he ended up in prison and began to doubt his mission. 252 more words