What we do

Making a difference to the lives of vulnerable Christians in the Holy Land

Friends of the Holy Land was established to help and encourage Christians to flourish in the land of their birth.  Read more.

How you can help

Organise events to raise awareness,  raise funds or donate directly

Many of our supporters are organised though parish groups in Anglican and Catholic parishes across England, Wales and Scotland. Read more

Who we are

Entirely apolitical, & backed by Anglican and Catholic Bishops

Volunteers enable Friends of the Holy Land to fulfil our purpose and objectives, helping and encouraging our Christian brothers and sisters in the Holy Land. Read more

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Latest news

St Patrick's Night Celebration in Kensington

St Patrick's Night Celebration in Kensington

The FHL Kensington Group have once again put on a splendid evening of entertainment and raised a fantastic £2,240.

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No Stopping Robert

No Stopping Robert

Supporters may recall the fundraising activities of school boy Robert Foskett, who spoke at September’s National Gathering. The picture above shows Robert during his most recent meeting with FHL chairman Jim Quinn donating a further £1,955.

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Welcome to our new Executive Director

Welcome to our new Executive Director

FHL are delighted to announce the appointment of Brendan Metcalfe as FHL’s new Executive Director.

Peter Rand writes,

"I am delighted to welcome Brendan to the FHL team. This is a crucial time in our development as we build on the foundations of our first 10 years and move forward to the next ten and beyond. I am sure you will join me in praying for Brendan and wishing him every success in his new role.”

Recent projects that make a difference

St. Martha’s House

Since its foundation in 2009 FHL has supported St. Martha’s House, the first day care centre for elderly ladies in Bethlehem.  Read more

Repairing Homes

Many homes particularly in the old parts of towns and cities suffer from damp, which can have a serious impact on the health of the elderly. Read more

School of Joy

Since 2011 FHL have supported the School of Joy, in Beit Sahour, a Special Needs School run by Fr. Abusada. Read more