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Palestinian worshippers run for cover from teargas fired by Israeli forces outside Jerusalem's Old City.

Palestinian worshippers run for cover from teargas fired by Israeli forces outside Jerusalem's Old City.

Angelus: Pope appeals for dialogue after Jerusalem violence

23/07/2017 13:50

Pope Francis has appealed for moderation and dialogue after a surge of violence and killings over Jerusalem’s Temple Mount. He was addressing the crowds gathered in St. Peter’s Square for the Angelus prayer.

 

Temple Mount complex in Jerusalem's Old City

Palestinian Muslims pray, as Israeli soldiers look on, at the entrance to the Temple Mount complex in Jerusalem's Old City

Christian leaders condemn violence at Jerusalem's Temple Mount

20/07/2017 17:51

In a joint statement, leaders of all the Christian Churches in Jerusalem have condemned the recent escalation of violence at the Temple Mount, or Haram ash-Sharif, a site sacred to Christians, Muslims and Jews

Pope Francis celebrates Mass at Casa Santa Marta

Pope Francis celebrates Mass at Casa Santa Marta

Pope Francis: 'Shepherds are not the centre of the Church'

30/05/2017 13:18

During Mass on Tuesday morning Pope Francis  spoke of how the true shepherd knows how to step down from his church, because he knows that he is not at the center of history, but is a free man who has served without compromises and without taking control of his flock.

Basilica of the Holy Sepulchre

Representatives of the different Christian Churches take part in the rededication of the newly retored 'Edicule' inside Jerusalem's Basilica of the Holy Sepulchre on March 22nd 2017

Growing cooperation among Christian Churches in Jerusalem

27/03/2017 15:57

Ecumenical expert, Fr Frans Bowen, M.Afr, explains why the recent restoration of the ‘Edicule’, or chapel surrounding Jesus’ tomb in Jerusalem’s Basilica of the Holy Sepulchre, is a sign of the growing cooperation among the different Christian Churches in the Holy Land

Edicule in Jerusalem's Basilica of the Holy Sepulchre

Edicule in Jerusalem's Basilica of the Holy Sepulchre

Archimandrite Aristovoulos tells of restoration of 'Edicule'

24/03/2017 11:28

(Vatican Radio) Philippa Hitchen is currently in Jerusalem with the Tantur Ecumenical Institute and talked to Archimandrite Aristovoulos, principle cantor for the Greek Orthodox Church in the Basilica of the Holy Sepulchre about the restoration and rededication of the chapel enclosing Jesus’ tomb.

Re-dedication ceremony next to the Edicule surrounding the Tomb of Jesus at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jersualem

Re-dedication ceremony next to the Edicule surrounding the Tomb of Jesus at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jersualem

Newly restored chapel at Jesus' tomb unveiled in Jerusalem

22/03/2017 17:54

An ecumenical re-dedication service took place in Jerusalem's Basilica of the Holy Sepulchre on Wednesday as restoration work on the chapel containing Jesus burial place was unveiled.