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In this Holy Year of mercy, join Aid to the Church in Need in prayer and actionPilgrimage to the Holy Land: 10th - 18th November 2016Cost: £1,239 including flights, half-board accomodation, gratuities and all transfers and entrance fees (subject to fuel surcharges)The pilgrimage will be led by ACN Ecclesiastical Assistant Fr. Dominic Robinson and Nevill Kyrke-Smith, National Director of ACN UK.We hope you will join us on this wonderful opporunity to walk in the footsteps of Our Lord, in...
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Christians in the Middle East must be ‘a voice for justice, peace, pardon, reconciliation and selfless love’, writes David Neuhaus SJ from Jerusalem. The fear that dominates the experience of many Christian communities can only be overcome by understanding, dialogue and faith, he says, all of which are necessary to maintain the Christian presence in the Middle East. In one of his pastoral letters to the Christian faithful in the Holy Land, Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem Michel...
Ahead of Pope Francis’ visit to the Holy Land from 24-26 May, the Jesuit priest who is responsible for Hebrew-speaking Catholics in Israel shares his hopes for the visit.  ‘Words create worlds, and we need new and creative words from the Holy Father to break out of the prisons of ideology, violence, war and hatred that the words we use today have created,’ says David Neuhaus SJ. (Interview by Victor Edwin SJ).  Victor Edwin SJ: What do you expect Pope Francis...