A whole section dedicated to the "living stones" and the courageous journey of the Christian minority in a situation of conflict and division. The difficulties and hardships, but also the hope and faith of the "little flock" living in the Land of Christ.
Tent of Nations: "We refuse to be enemies"
21 June 2017
The farm of the Nassar Christian family, in the heart of West Bank, near Bethlehem, builds education for peace and hope on a daily basis, despite the difficulties of the conflict.
Tent of Nations
"My name is Daher. This is my farm since the time of my grandfather. He bought this land in 1916, 101 years ago now, and began planting several trees, such as olive trees, apricots, apples, grapes. He lived in the caves. Problems began in 1991, when a lawsuit was filed against the state of Israel that wanted to confiscate the land to build settlements.”
26 years have passed since then and the case is still ongoing. Today, the Nassar farm is surrounded by 5 Israeli settlements and there is no water service, no electricity and we are not allowed to build, so [...]