Gaza

Gaza

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May 21, 2018

[Anglican Communion News Service] The Anglican Diocese in Jerusalem has launched an emergency appeal for funds to support its al-Ahli Arab Hospital in Gaza City. The Anglican-run hospital has been overwhelmed by the number of casualties sustained during protests across the Gaza strip this month...

May 15, 2018

[World Council of Churches] World Council of Churches General Secretary Rev. Dr Olav Fykse Tveit condemned use of excessive violence by Israeli forces against civilian protestors in Gaza during last week in which many have lost their lives or lost their loved ones, and is particularly worried...

April 11, 2018

[Episcopal News Service] Presiding Bishop Michael Curry, who visited Gaza City days before protests began along the fence separating the Gaza Strip from Israel, has added the Episcopal Church’s name to a joint statement protesting Israel’s deadly response to the violence.

The 15...

June 1, 2017

[Anglican Communion News Service] A special fund established to pay for a mobile dental clinic in Gaza is being wound up – seven years beyond its original end-date.

The Church in Wales established its Jubilee Fund as a Millennium project in 2000. The mobile dental clinic in Gaza was the...

May 4, 2017

[Anglican Communion News Service] Archbishop Justin Welby, accompanied by the Anglican Bishop in Jerusalem, the Rt Revd Suheil Dawani, has visited two hospitals in Gaza City, led worship in the chapel of the city’s Anglican hospital, and met members of Gaza’s Christian community on the third...

January 8, 2013

A Muslim woman and her infant waiting for a check up at Al Ahli Arab Hospital in Gaza City on Jan. 2. The hospital runs a three-month program for undernourished children. ENS Photo/Lynette Wilson

[Episcopal News Service] On a recent sunny day in Gaza, mothers and their children waited...

November 27, 2012

[Episcopal News Service] With a sigh of relief, another ceasefire is in place between Israel and Gaza. The optimistic gloss is that this will hold better than in previous times, especially with the prospect of opening up the blockade on Gaza, and with promises given from both Hamas and Israel...

August 5, 2012

[Ecumenical News International, Jerusalem] The small Christian community of Gaza is in a state of uproar and has held an uncommon public protest against the Islamic Hamas government over what they say are forced conversions of two Christians in recent weeks.

Led by Gaza’s Greek Orthodox...

July 4, 2012

Bishop Mary Glasspool of Los Angeles, Bishop Suheil Dawani of the Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem, Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori, and the Rev. Deborah Dresser and Anne Lynn, president and executive director, respectively, of the American Friends of the Episcopal Diocese of...

June 6, 2012

 

The Honorable Barack Obama

President of the United States

Washington, DC 20001

 

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