"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
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
Bishops in Eight Dioceses Recommend FHL to receive Crib OfferingsFHL 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