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2012-01-08 08:00:00

A trip to the Holy Land launched a business, Holy Land Stone, to bring healing to others.

2009-07-08 10:39:00

JERUSALEM, July 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Jerusalem.com (http://www.jerusalem.com) was launched today in Jerusalem.

2009-05-28 09:00:00

JERUSALEM, May 28 /PRNewswire/ -- As Christians around the world once again turn their eyes toward Jerusalem during this year's Pentecost celebrations, IPrayTV will offer a virtual pilgrimage to those unable to attend in person.

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2006-11-18 10:59:08

Off an East Jerusalem side street, between an olive orchard and an abandoned hotel, sit a few piles of stones and dirt that are yielding important insights into Jerusalem's history.

2005-12-24 08:12:00

By Mohammed Assadi BETHLEHEM, West Bank (Reuters) - Hopes of a rush of pilgrims lifted the mood a little in Bethlehem on Saturday as the town where Christians believe Jesus was born prepared to mark its first Christmas walled from Jerusalem.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.