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Coronavirus fears lead Holy Land Catholic churches to give communion by hand only

28 Feb 2020

JERUSALEM Roman Catholic authorities in Jerusalem have instructed their priests to give communion by hand only, rather than placing the wafers on worshippers' tongues, and to empty holy water fonts - as precautions against the spread of the coronavirus.

Coronavirus fears lead Holy Land Catholic churches to give communion by hand only

28 Feb 2020

JERUSALEM Roman Catholic authorities in Jerusalem have instructed their priests to give communion by hand only, rather than placing the wafers on worshippers' tongues, and to empty holy water fonts - as precautions against the spread of the coronavirus.

UPDATE 1-Coronavirus fears lead Holy Land Catholic churches to give communion by hand only

28 Feb 2020

JERUSALEM, Feb 28 Roman Catholic authorities in Jerusalem have instructed their priests to give communion by hand only, rather than placing the wafers on worshippers' tongues, and to empty holy water fonts - as precautions against the spread of the coronavirus.

Coronavirus fears lead Holy Land Catholic churches to give communion by hand only

28 Feb 2020

JERUSALEM, Feb 28 Roman Catholic authorities in Jerusalem have instructed their priests to give communion by hand only, rather than placing the wafers on worshippers' tongues, and to empty holy water fonts - as precautions against the spread of the coronavirus.

Bibi vs. Tibi: Israel's Netanyahu fires up base by targeting Arab lawmaker

27 Feb 2020

JERUSALEM "Bibi or Tibi" is the election slogan hammered home at nearly every opportunity on the campaign trail by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. | Video

Gaza-Israel hostilities flare through second day with rocket attacks, air strikes

24 Feb 2020

GAZA/JERUSALEM Gaza militants on Monday fired rockets towards Israel, which responded with air strikes, in the second day of an escalation that began to ebb after the Palestinian militant group Islamic Jihad announced a halt to its attacks. | Video

Arabs in Israeli border towns fear Trump plan will transfer them to West Bank

03 Feb 2020

BAQA AL-GHARBIYYE, Israel Thousands of Israeli Arabs, many waving Palestinian flags, demonstrated in this town in Israel at the weekend to voice their fear that U.S. President Donald Trump's Middle East plan could see them stripped of their rights as Israeli citizens.

Palestinians face uphill battle against Trump's Middle East plan

31 Jan 2020

JERUSALEM When Palestinian leaders learned that the release of U.S. President Donald Trump's Middle East plan was imminent, they swiftly announced a "day of rage" - a gritty, oft-used call for resistance against Israel.

Trump's Mideast plan: What's in it?

30 Jan 2020

JERUSALEM U.S. President Donald Trump has proposed a "two-state" solution for the Israeli-Palestinian conflict but with strict conditions that Palestinians have rejected out of hand. | Video

Abu Dis, an unlikely capital for a future Palestinian state

29 Jan 2020

JERUSALEM Abu Dis, the town earmarked for the Palestinian capital in U.S. President Donald Trump's Middle East peace plan, lies a short distance to the east of Jerusalem's walled Old City.

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