“Shocking Scandal” say visiting bishops of Christian situation in Gaza

(terrasanta.net) – The Holy Land Coordination have ended their annual visit to the Holy Land with a call for a resolution to the situation in Gaza which they described as a “man-made disaster, a shocking scandal.”

The group of bishops from Europe, South Africa and North America visited the Holy Land Jan. 11-16 to “pray with and support the Christian community and the cause of peace.”

Every year the bishops make a visit to the region to better understand the social, political and ecclesial realities of the troubled area and to advocate…