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Doing the Templer run in the Galilee - They came to Israel in 1868 to establish a model society and hasten the coming of the Messiah, and left a lasting legacy of beautiful stone houses. A tour of Galilee’s Templer homes. - Sun, 06 Apr 2014

ALSO IN News - The largest celebrations for Holy Saturday, known in Arabic as "Saturday of the Light," occur in Jerusalem, where Palestinian Christians and Eastern Orthodox Christians believe a miraculous holy fire emanates from the tomb of Jesus Christ at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre. - Sat, 19 Apr 2014

Israeli Forces Arrest Eight in West Bank and Jerusalem, Summon Others - BETHLEHEM, April 7, 2014 (WAFA) - The Israeli forces on Monday arrested five people in the West Bank, in addition to three others in Jerusalem, according to local and security sources. - Mon, 07 Apr 2014

Israeli Forces Arrest Eight People from Bethlehem and Ramallah - BETHLEHEM, March 27, 2014 (WAFA) - The Israeli forces arrested Thursday eight people from Bethlehem, Ramallah and Salfit, local and security sources said. - Thu, 27 Mar 2014

Israeli tear gas kills woman in Palestine - Israeli border police officers react after spraying pepper spray during a demonstration marking the Land Day at the Damascus gate in Jerusalem's old city, in this March 30, 2014 photo. - Tue, 15 Apr 2014

Annual Christmas Village Ministry rummage sale - A rummage sale will be held on Saturday, April 26, to benefit the Christmas Village Ministry. The fundraiser will take place at the First Baptist Church, Pleasanton in the New Fellowship Hall, located on College Street. - Wed, 16 Apr 2014

Israeli Forces Hand Demolition Notices for Houses near Bethlehem - BETHLEHEM, April 8, 2014 - (WAFA) - Israeli forces notified, late on Monday, two residents of al-Walaja, a village located to the northwest of Bethlehem of their intentions to demolish their homes under the pretext of being built without a permit, according to a local official. - Tue, 08 Apr 2014

Israeli Forces Arrest Five People from West Bank and Jerusalem - HEBRON, April 10, 2014 - (WAFA) - Israeli forces arrested Thursday four people from the districts of Hebron, Bethlehem, in addition to a youth from the Jerusalem area, said security sources. - Thu, 10 Apr 2014

Israel Robs Ancient Tomb near Nablus - BETHLEHEM, April 15, 2014 (WAFA) - The Israeli Archeological Authority on Tuesday robbed the contents of a cemetery near the village of Deir Sharaf, to the west of Nablus, according to Saleh Tawafsheh, Director General of the Monument Protection Department at the Ministry of Tourism. - Tue, 15 Apr 2014

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Christians mark Holy Saturday ahead of Easter - Ma'an News Agency - In Palestine, the largest celebrations take place in Bethlehem, Beit Sahour, and Beit Jala, where large crowds gather to receive the holy fire as it arrives as part of a large procession from Jerusalem. Bethlehem Mayor Vera Baboun said that the Easter ... - Sat, 19 Apr 2014

Photo exhibit: Picturing life in Bethlehems around the world - Allentown Morning Call - In the Lehigh Valley, most of us are familiar with the Bethlehem named by Count Nicolaus von Zinzendorf, who christened his newly founded Moravian missionary village on Christmas Eve 1741. But the Pennsylvania city on the banks of the Monocacy Creek ... - Fri, 04 Apr 2014

Mount Pleasant residents explore Biblical sites - Mount Pleasant Daily Tribune - Six miles south of Jerusalem is the town of Bethlehem. Destinations there included Manger Square, Church of the Nativity, Grotto of the Nativity and Chapel of the Manger. Southeast of Bethlehem, in the current-day village of Beit Sahur, is the Field of ... - Sat, 19 Apr 2014

Israeli forces raid Hebron village municipality, seize hard drive - Ma'an News Agency - BETHLEHEM (Ma'an) -- Israeli forces on Friday raided the municipality building of a Hebron village and seized a hard drive containing footage from security cameras, local officials said. Idhna village spokesman Abdul Rahman al-Tumeizi told Ma'an that ...Forces Arrest Seven in West Bank and Jerusalem, Summon Two - WAFA - Palestine News Agency - Fri, 18 Apr 2014

BENSON HIGH HALL OF FAME - Omaha World-Herald - His opera “The Little Thieves of Bethlehem” was nominated for the 1997 Pulitzer Prize in music. He has performed at ... He also started the first wood shop at the Omaha Home for Boys and later offered classes to the girls at Uta Halee Village ... - Sat, 19 Apr 2014

Israeli forces fire tear gas at Christian pilgrims in al-Eizariya - Ma'an News Agency - The village of al-Eizariya houses the Tomb of Lazarus who, according to the Bible, was miraculously brought back to life by Jesus days after he was buried. Separately, fierce clashes broke out Friday between Israeli troops and young men in al-Eizariya ... - Sat, 19 Apr 2014

Faith guide - Billings Gazette - Bethlehem Lutheran Church, 40 10th St. W.: The Easter services are at 8:30 and 10:30 a.m., with breakfast served between the services. Sunday school children will be part of the 10:30 a.m. service. Central Christian Church, 1221 16th St. W.: Start with ... - Sat, 19 Apr 2014

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