Priest from Bethlehem Explains the Impact of the Pandemic on the Holy Land | EWTN News Nightly – YouTube

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After one of the longest lockdowns in the world, the Holy Land is again welcoming tourists and pilgrims. EWTN News Rome Correspondent Colm Flynn tells us about the uptick and why the Holy Land remains so special for the faithful. Flynn is joined by Fr. Rami Asakriyah who discusses the importance of the Basilica of the Nativity. Fr. Rami shares the history of the church and how long it has been there. The priest talks about the stunning mosaics that are on the walls of the basilica, that were discovered during the restoration of the church. Fr. Rami explains how the strict lockdown during COVID was terrible for him and for Bethlehem and how they still have not fully recovered.

Priest from Bethlehem Explains the Impact of the Pandemic on the Holy Land | EWTN News Nightly – YouTube
Priest from Bethlehem Explains the Impact of the Pandemic on the Holy Land | EWTN News Nightly

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