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“Summer Camp” in Bethlehem

The Latin Parish of Bethlehem organized a three-week summer camp for about 200 young
people;
its slogan: "Let's bring colors of joy to our life”

"Let's bring colors of joy to our life” is the slogan of the summer camp organized by the Latin
Parish of Bethlehem for nearly 200 children of all ages who are participating in it. A young
and at the same time formative journey to encourage these "small" Christians to be together
and in this way consolidate social relationships in an atmosphere of joy and fraternity. 
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 Bethlehem: Icon School

The Icon School, founded by Ian Knowles, offers courses in the ancient art of the icons:
a way to go back to one's roots and create "open doors to heaven”.

Paintbrushes, colors and ancient techniques: Bethlehem teaches the art of the icon.
In the Icon School founded in 2011 by Ian Knowles, an English professor and
iconographer, apprentice-'writers' attend courses on Christian iconography:
a way to go back to their roots and create not only objects but "open doors to heaven”. 
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"Harmony among peoples": dance and culture in Bethlehem

The conclusion of the Summer Camp at the John Paul II Foundation in Bethlehem and
the Italian language diploma ceremony for 21 young Palestinians.

On Monday July 17, the third summer camp for young Palestinians named "Harmony
among peoples" concluded with a dance show. Organized at the John Paul II Foundation
in Bethlehem by the Children Without Borders Academy, the project was realized with the
support of the Italian Consulate and the Italian University of Perugia. Read More >>

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Armenian cuisine: food so we do not forget

Hoppig, Armenian woman from Jerusalem: we are in her kitchen to learn the culinary
traditions of a people still in diaspora.

Flavors and scents of an ancient country! In the kitchen of Hoppig, an Armenian woman
from the old city of Jerusalem, we find the old traditional recipes originating from the
love of a people for their land. Read More >>

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 I will ask for happiness and peace for you, Jerusalem!

At the end of July, Christians throughout the world and pilgrims from Jerusalem prayed
for peace within the walls of the Holy City.

To give thanks to the name of Yahweh.. Pray for the peace of Jerusalem; may those who
love you prosper!> (Prayer from Psalm 122).

At the end of July, Christians throughout the world and the pilgrims of Jerusalem prayed
for peace within and outside the walls of the Holy City. Read More >>

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YWCA of Jerusalem: "First, we give them hope ... and then a job”

Every story is unique. This is the certainty with which the YWCA, the Christian Women's
Association (Palestine section) has been working for years to promote equality
and employment.

"Knowledge is the tool for social engagement in a democratic environment." This is the
certainty with which YWCA, the Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA), has been
working for years by taking ownership for themselves of the motto of the world movement
"to empower women, to promote equality" (Empowering women, Promoting equality). 
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 «Aleppo more beautiful»: 200 volunteers are repainting the city

"We are convinced that good is contagious." This is the certainty that led over two hundred
volunteers to a small but significant gesture toward the reconstruction of Aleppo, Syria.

"We are convinced that good is contagious." This is the certainty that led over two hundred
volunteers to a small but significant gesture toward the reconstruction of Aleppo, Syria. 
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