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Aspirations for 2018

Aspirations for 2018

FHL wishes supporters a joyful New Year and to express grateful thanks for your continued support. As we welcome in the New Year Maria McCaffery, FHL's new Chief Executive, shares with us her aspirations for the next 12 months... click image to read more  
Archbishop  Pizzaballa Christmas Letter to FHL

Archbishop Pizzaballa Christmas Letter to FHL

"The unilateral nature of the President's action will not provide a solution to the difficult problems of Jerusalem's status... Locally our people are greatly hurt and disappointed buy this latest action......All of us here are cognizant of the tremendous support we receive from Friends of the Holy Land.  In moments of sadness, the awareness of your prayers and solidarity bolster our flagging spirits..." 

FHL has the honour of working with the Latin Patriarchate as part of our mission to support Christians in the West Bank, Gaza, Israel and Jordan. We were very pleased to receive this letter from the Archbishop Pizzaballa which confirms his views on the situation in Jerusalem currently...click image to read more

Advent Message from the Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem

Advent Message from the Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem

Archbishop Suheil Dawani, of the Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem, asks us to pray for the Holy Land this Advent...click image to read more
Christmas Message from the Pontifical Mission in Jerusalem

Christmas Message from the Pontifical Mission in Jerusalem

The Pontifical Mission in Jerusalem is a key partner for FHL, helping us identify and verify projects to support Christians living in the West Bank, Gaza, Israel and Jordan. In this video Joseph Hazboun of the Pontifcal Mission thanks FHL supporters for their help in the past year and explains their continuing need.... click image for more
Lichfield Carol Service

Lichfield Carol Service

 

FHL Carol Service Remembers Christians in Bethlehem this Christmas

Two hundred Christians, from differing traditions, came together at ‘The Friends of the Holy Land’ carol service held at the Lichfield Cathedral on Friday 15th December. Standing shoulder to shoulder, and in the company of two bishops - one Anglican and one Roman Catholic - they prayed for peace and a greater understanding.... click image to read more 

 

Crib Collections

Crib Collections

 

Bishops in Eight Dioceses Recommend FHL to receive Crib Offerings 

FHL are delighted to announce that Bishops in eight dioceses have recommended Friends of the Holy Land to be beneficiaries of their crib offerings this year. This generous gesture, made by the dioceses of Arundel and Brighton, Birmingham, Hexham and Newcastle, Leeds, Middlesbrough, Portsmouth, Salford and Southwark, will have a significant impact on our ability to bring hope to vulnerable Christians living in the Holy Land. Last year crib donations raised nearly £75,000... to read more click image