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Photos | Celebrating Easter in Palestine

March 29, 2013 Special Topic | Zionist Crimes against Christianity In Media March 29, 2013 | Thousands of Egyptian Christians headed to Jerusalem for Easter – Egypt Independent Photography Click on the pictures below to see the albums with beautiful photography More pictures in the Gallery – Images | الصور

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Easter in Palestine: Christians descend on Jerusalem for Good Friday

Maan News Agency | March 30, 2013 JERUSALEM (AFP) — Tens of thousands of Christian pilgrims marched Friday along the narrow alleys of Jerusalem’s Old City on the path that tradition holds Jesus carried the cross on the way to his crucifixion. The pilgrims were marking Good Friday by walking from the Monastery of the […]

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Ashrawi slams lack of permits for Christians on Palm Sunday

Maan News Agency | March 24, 2013 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — PLO official Hanan Ashrawi on Sunday criticized a reported shortage of Israeli-issued permits for Christian communities in the West Bank to visit holy sites in Jerusalem, a statement said. Parishes in Bethlehem and Ramallah only received 30 to 40 percent of requested permits to visit […]

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Israel’s Real Easter Pilgrims | #Airflotilla2 #Christianity

By Eric Walberg | Palestine Chronicle | April 18, 2012 Ben Gurion Airport was thrown into chaos for the third annual Flytilla on Sunday. As starry-eyed tourists arrived to visit the Holy sites and beady-eyed new Israelis arrived to kick more Palestinians off their land in the name of the Jewish State, thousands of Westerners […]

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Israeli repression of Palestinian Christians – Video

by PressTVGlobalNewson Apr 8, 2012 During the Holy Week, Jerusalem has a special spiritual connection for Christians all around the world as it is the time of the year when pilgrims visit the Old city. However, that period also represents a time of new restrictions for Palestinians, especially for Christian Palestinians who experience a number […]

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Jewish settlers desecrate the Aqsa mosque

[ PIC 08/04/2012 – 11:55 AM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Dozens of Jewish settlers broke into the holy Aqsa mosque in occupied Jerusalem on Sunday morning under Israeli police protection. Local sources said that 50 settlers barged into the holy compound from the Maghareba gate to celebrate Pesach, a Jewish feast that started on Friday […]

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Easter 2011: Christian Celebration under Occupation – Video

Video by justghassan on Apr 23, 2011 Beit Sahour, a Palestinian town in southern West Bank, one of the last three Christian dominated Palestinian areas. Like every year the town residents both Christian and Muslim march to welcome the light from Jerusalem marking Bright Saturday. Today the town finds time to celebrate but Israeli settlements […]

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Christianity & Easter in Palestine – Beautiful Photography

April 6, 2012 Easter in Palestine. Below beautiful photography of religious people, the Christians in Palestine and pilgrims celebrating their holy day. Reminder: Israel put the West Bank under a complete closure during the Jewish Passover, so many, est. 75% of the worshipers can not reach their places of worship. A religion under siege. Also […]

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Modes of Control: Easter at Qalandiya

April 26, 2011 | Palestine Chronicle At Qalandiya: ‘No, you cannot pass.’ (Mahfouz Abu Turk) By Lauren Banko When Tamar, one of the Israeli women of the human rights observation and documentation group Machsom Watch (machsom translates to ‘checkpoint’ in English) first telephoned me a few days before we were to meet for me to […]

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Palestinian Prime Minister celebrates Easter with promise of return to Jerusalem

Sunday April 24, 2011 18:30 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC News The Palestinian Prime Minister of the appointed Fateh government in the West Bank, Salam Fayyad, told Christian worshipers in Bethlehem Sunday that it would not be long before the blockade would be lifted, and they would be able to celebrate Easter in Jerusalem as […]

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Apr 25, 2011 PALESTINE NEWS

SPECIAL TOPIC آخر الأخبار والتحديثات Apr 25 2011 | GAZA PALESTINE | TODAY NEWS LINKS| Gaza has been under siege for 1412 days | Spread-Share-Link or Tweet the News! For Easter Special Topic:  Zionist Crimes against Christianity in Palestine New Album: Christians in Palestine  ♻ Special Topic: Vittorio Arrigoni: Vik: a Friend, a Brother, a […]

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Palestinian Christians denied access to holy places in Jerusalem during Easter

April 16, 2011 | Babylon & Beyond | Los Angeles Times As Christians get ready to celebrate Easter, Palestinian Christians living in the West Bank and Gaza Strip are envious of fellow Christians from all over the world who are able to visit Jerusalem’s holy Christian sites and worship freely while they cannot. Since Israel cut off […]

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Israeli Genocide On Pesach

Kawther Salam | April 24, 2011 Zionist colonists celebrating Pesach and drinking wine on Palestinian roof Welcome to the big unknown prison in the occupied city of Hebron, watch this short video which was recorded during the zionist colonists celebration of Pesach, the jewish Passover holiday where they also celebrate the crucifixion of Jesus Christ […]

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Israel opposes Palestinian Easter

PressTV –  Sun Apr 24, 2011 7:35AM Palestinian Christians of various denominations celebrated Holy Saturday (the day before Easter Sunday) in the ‘Old City’ of al-Quds (Jerusalem) amid tight Israeli security measures this year. Watch video here: http://bit.ly/hw1qLq Tens of of thousands of Christian pilgrims from around the world annually flood the city of al-Quds […]

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Christians in Palestine – in pictures

Franciscaner Catholic Munk – Jerusalem The Christian Quarter – Jerusalem Related News Special Topic | Zionist Crimes against Christianity Easter in Palestine, Mocking Jesus and More | Salem News| Apr 24, 2011 Jesus Christ & The Zionists Horror At Passover | Apr 23, 2011 Mocking Jesus on Israeli TV – צליבת ישו – The Crucifixion […]

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