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Archbishop meets FHL Team in Bethlehem

Archbishop meets FHL Team in Bethlehem

FHL played host to the Archbishop of Canterbury today as he met with our team in Bethlehem. The Archbishop, who is one of FHL’s patrons.....
New Director of Development

New Director of Development

Friends of the Holy Land have a new Director of Development...
Kingdom Season Awareness Raising in Ely

Kingdom Season Awareness Raising in Ely

The Kenilworth office has seen a steady stream of donations from the Cambridge area in the last few weeks, evidence of awareness raising in the Diocese of Ely during ‘Kingdom Season’. Not really, a ‘season’, like Epiphany or Lent, the 4 weeks starting  All Saints Day (1st Nov) marks the last 4 weeks of the Church’s year, and presents an opportunity to ponder the mystery of the Kingdom that beckons us...
Friends of the Holy Land Urged To Engage In Hope Filled Action

Friends of the Holy Land Urged To Engage In Hope Filled Action

Over 60 Anglican and Roman Catholic representatives gathered at Lambeth Palace last week for FHL’s second national Diocesan Coordinators conference. With 25 Catholic and Anglican dioceses represented, it reflected FHL’s ecumenical and apolitical credentials. Dean Hosam Naoum of St Georges Cathedral in Jerusalem urged those attending to engage in "hope filled action” by working together through FHL to support vulnerable Christians living in the Holy Land. The day focused on the importance of pilgrimage, particularly the experience of ecumenical pilgrimage, and the growth and success of FHL since its foundation in 2009
Gaza Youth Employment Scheme

Gaza Youth Employment Scheme

Friends of the Holy Land are bringing significant funding to the Gaza Strip to support and nurture Christian youth employment.  Gaza’s Christian population numbers just 1,200 and without sustainable investment in the next generation it could disappear entirely

Papal Nuncio hosts fundraising lunch for Friends of the Holy Land

Papal Nuncio hosts fundraising lunch for Friends of the Holy Land

His Excellency, the Apostolic Nuncio in Great Britain, Archbishop Antonio Mennini, hosted a lunch last Saturday (11th June) to further the work of ‘The Friends of The Holy Land’ (FHL).