Benedicto XVI en Peregrinación a Tierra Santa 2009

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Wednesday, 13 May 2009

  • 09:00 Welcoming ceremony in the square in front of the presidential palace, in Bethlehem
  • 10:00 Holy Mass in Manger Square, Bethlehem
  • 12:30 Luncheon with the Ordinaries of the Holy Land, the Franciscan community and the Papal Entourage at the Casa Nova monastery in Bethlehem
  • 15:30 Private visit to the Grotto of the Nativity in Bethlehem
  • 16:10 Visit to the Caritas Baby Hospital in Bethlehem
  • 16:45 Visit to the Aida Refugee Camp in Bethlehem
  • 18:00 Courtesy visit to the president of the Palestine National Authority in the presidential palace of Bethlehem
  • 18:40 Farewell ceremony in the courtyard of the Presidential Palace

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Don't be afraid to break ‘stalemate of fear’ Pope tells Palestinians
Bethlehem, West Bank, May 13, 2009 / 09:45 am (CNA) .- At the site where tradition holds that Jesus' was born, Pope Benedict proclaimed, "do not be afraid" as he challenged the faithful to commit to building "a culture of peace to replace the present stalemate of fear, aggression and frustration."

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