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  4/29/2014, Nissan 29, 5774

Catholics Threatened: 'Leave Israel Or Face Divine Wrath'


A man was arrested for sending a threatening letter to the Nazareth Catholic community. The letter was sent on the same day as a local mosque and church were both vandalized.

The man, who is in his 40s, was arrested after allegedly threatened the Roman Catholic Bishop Giacinto-Boulos Marcuzzo of Nazareth in a letter, demanding Catholics leave Israel or face G-d's wrath.