Israel

ISRAEL: Salesian missionaries provide educational programming and bakery bringing Muslims and Christians together

By at October 3, 2017 | 9:12 am

ISRAEL: Salesian missionaries provide educational programming and bakery bringing Muslims and Christians together

(MissionNewswire) Since 1891, Salesian missionaries have been living and working in Bethlehem, initially establishing an orphanage for boys living in poverty and later expanding programs to meet growing local needs. Today, Salesian missionaries provide a range of educational and social activities to support the local community which includes both Christian and Muslim more...

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ISRAEL: Construction of New Oil-Press Increases Productivity, Funds for Salesian Programs

By at March 21, 2013 | 8:23 am

ISRAEL: Construction of New Oil-Press Increases Productivity, Funds for Salesian Programs

(MissionNewswire) The construction of an oil-press at the Salesian Monastery and Winery in Cremisan is helping to promote the economic growth and social development of the disadvantaged population of Bethlehem. The ongoing commitment of the Salesians and volunteers from the International Volunteers for Development (VIS) has advanced the success of this project. Wine more...

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