holy land

His address comes two days after 15 Palestinians were gunned down on the Israeli-Gaza border.
The Church of the Holy Sepulchre, where Jesus is believed to have been crucified, is temporarily closed.
The stand-off at the holy site has provoked some of the worst bloodshed in Jerusalem for years.
If the goal was to create a truly democratic representative system of governance in both Iraq and Syria than the voices of the leadership of Christian and other minority communities should have been taken into account.
Envision a peaceful Middle East, where instead of fear and disorder, there is thriving commerce, resulting in prosperity and jobs. Picture Jerusalem -- a city that holds immense spiritual significance for Christians, Jews, and Muslims -- flourishing.
A new book of Christian sacred sites offers "inspiring models of cohabitation," say the authors.
In the evening, "the shuk" becomes a popular hangout spot with restaurants, bars, and live music. Have dinner at the namesake
Some say that breaking the structures created by Oslo can lead to chaos and unprecedented violence; that it is insane to even consider such an option. To those voices I say, look at where we are now?
Each week we share a random video clip to fuel your travel dreams. This week, we take in the sights, sounds, and experiences
The world has changed. The question is -- has that really impacted the way we do business, engage in politics, share our faith, offer assistance, create educational programs, and more?
Just over 250 miles long and 70 miles wide at its widest point (9 miles wide at narrowest), Israel can be covered in a matter of hours. But, you'll want to stay for days -- as many as possible -- because every inch of this country is imbued with meaning.
The goal in enlisting mental health professionals in your divorce is to help you move forward. Remember, there is no shame in asking for help, especially if it will get you to a better place emotionally and spiritually.
Crusades "in general" refer to what are called "holy wars" or "just wars"--military campaigns for the purpose of halting the spread of non-Christian religions, of retaking holy places, or of conquering pagan areas.
One Sunday morning last spring I sat in that field. Sunday -- a day of Sabbath and rest and time set aside to meet in fellowship and community with the body of Christ and with our Creator. It is such an incredible privilege to work and spend time in that holy place.
Most of them step on and off tour buses and squeeze in and out of large hotels. Here are five journeys that get you off the beaten tarmac and experience the Holy Land on foot.
If we can move away from what's causing the strife (mainly politics and religion) and, without disrespecting either, discuss the psycho-spiritual process by which any one or group of human beings can create wealth, health and fulfillment then there is hope.
International pop star Justin Timberlake made a holy detour before his concert in Tel Aviv on May 28, posing for a picture
Yet as a Muslim living in the West Bank, Barghouti is paying close attention to what the world's most prominent Christian
Infographic by Alissa Scheller for The Huffington Post. "I am sad to think that maybe the time will come in which Christianity