Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew Meets Israeli, Palestinian Presidents

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew, currently on a visit to the Holy Lands, on Tuesday had meetings with the Israeli and Palestinian leaderships. During the Patriarch's visit,...
Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew

The ‘Mosaic’ of Holy Land’s Christian Communities

By Pat McCarthy* and Dan Woodin** BETHLEHEM/JERUSALEM (ANS) -- A snapshot of the Holy Land's Christian population was revealed after Pope Francis' and Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew's joint...

Greek Orthodox Church Shelter for Palestinians

About 1,000 Palestinian Muslims fleeing Israeli shells devastating their Gaza neighbourhood have found shelter in a building they otherwise would rarely if ever enter,...

You Be the Judge: Is this Mosaic at an Ancient Synagogue in Israel Alexander...

At the archaeological site in Israel known as ancient Huqoq, archaeologists excavated a mosaic of what many believe is none other than Alexander the Great. According...

The Largest Exhibition of Ancient Greek Ceramics to Ever Go on Public Display in...

On Wednesday at Jerusalem’s Bible Lands Museum the largest exhibit of Greek ceramics to ever be on display to the public opened in the...

New Ambassador of Israel Presents Credentials to Greek President Papoulias

Israel's new ambassador to Greece, Irit Ben-Abba, presented her credentials to President of the Hellenic Republic Karolos Papoulias on Tuesday, October 7. Ben-Abba, a highly experienced diplomat,...

Greek Presence At Tel Aviv’s IMTM

Greece featured itself at the Feb. 5 IMTM, International Mediterranean Tourism Market conference at the Tel Aviv Convention Center, including showcases from Crete, the...

Yehuda Poliker Sings Along with Greek Officials Visiting Israel

On Wednesday, November 30, Ιsraeli music star Yehuda Poliker met and sang along with a delegation of Greek officials visiting Israel this week through Project...

Cypriot Minister of Foreign Affairs in Israel

The Cypriot Minister of Foreign Affairs is visiting Israel where she will meet with the President and the Prime Minister of the country...

After Hours, Private Masses Are Held by Clergy at Holy Sepulcher in Jerusalem

After tourists leave the Church of the Holy Sepulcher in Jerusalem at nightfall, a little-known but centuries-old tradition unfolds at one of Christianity’s holiest sites. Clerics...