December 25, 2015

Gaza's Christians: 'Israel can't beat us down'

For the religious minority, celebrating Christmas is an act of defiance in the face of the ongoing Israeli blockade. 

Gaza City - Devout worshippers in the packed pews rise in unison as the Archbishop turns to face the congregation at Gaza City's ancient 1600-year-old Saint Porphyries Church. Read more.

Al Jazeera

Related,
IDF to ease travel restrictions for Palestinian Christians during Christmas - JPost
Netanyahu sends a 'very merry Christmas' greeting to Israel's Christians - JPost

The Christians of the Middle East - Al Jazeera

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