Fighting hamstrings Catholic charities Agencies ramp up to provide shelter, food and medical care to civilians in the Gaza Strip

Heavy 2009 agenda for Pope Benedict XVI 81-year-old pontiff plans trips to Africa, Holy Land; series of major appointments

Palestinian Catholics host American Jews Promoting intercultural contact as foundation to Middle East peace

Winery sees livelihood shrivel

Winery sees livelihood shrivel Soldiers have refused to allow Salesians' wine through checkpoint

Bethlehem hospital gives care to littlest ones Catholic-run facility treats expectant mothers with high-risk pregnancies and their ...