Gaza Christians Denied Entry to Bethlehem For Christmas

This is a syndicated post from ZENIT - The World Seen From Rome. [Read the original article...]

Christians living in Gaza are a mere 73 km (45 miles) from Bethlehem, but for most of them it is impossible to celebrate Christmas in the place where Jesus was born. ¬†According to AsiaNews, the Israeli government once again rejected hundreds of visa applications forwarded by Greek-Orthodox and Catholic Churches thi…


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