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Greek Orthodox Church: Land sale to Jews 'politically motivated'

Greek Orthodox Church: Land sale to Jews 'politically motivated'

Church vows to appeal Jerusalem court ruling upholding sale of church property in Old City to Jews.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/08/2017 12:52
Court rejects attempt to nullify Jewish purchases in Old City

Court rejects attempt to nullify Jewish purchases in Old City

Jerusalem court rules against Greek Orthodox Church in real estate battle with Jewish property reclamation group.Tzvi Lev, 01/08/2017 09:35
Did the Greek church threaten the Jerusalem municipality?

Did the Greek church threaten the Jerusalem municipality?

Greek Orthodox Church allegedly threatens Israeli control over much of Jerusalem if right to bar Jews from Tomb of the Kings is not upheld.Shimon Cohen, 25/06/2017 20:27
Jerusalem Archbishop: Palestinians will 'return'

Jerusalem Archbishop: Palestinians will 'return'

Greek Orthodox Archbishop says Palestinians will not give up on returning to reclaim their 'homeland' in Israel.Shimon Cohen, 17/01/2016 08:24
'Conflict not a war against religion, but hate'

'Conflict not a war against religion, but hate'

Rivlin meets with Christian leaders in Israel ahead of New Years' to emphasize Israel's value of free speech, religion.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/12/2015 16:51
Christian Ritual 'Desecrates' King David's Tomb

Christian Ritual 'Desecrates' King David's Tomb

Activist reveals how Greek Orthodox priests held Pentecost Mass prayers at tomb marker room in 'desecration of G-d's name.'Shimon Cohen, Ari Yashar, 01/06/2015 13:46
Greek Orthodox to Pay $2.9 Mil to Israeli Lawyer

Greek Orthodox to Pay $2.9 Mil to Israeli Lawyer

Church ordered to pay years' worth of accumulated legal fees in Israeli property cases dating back to 2002.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/05/2015 22:15
Rivlin: Church Arson 'Inconceivable'

Rivlin: Church Arson 'Inconceivable'

President Reuven Rivlin speaks with Greek Orthodox Church leader, condemns 'heinous' arson and demands perpetrators be brought to justice.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/02/2015 16:38
Arsonists Torch Jerusalem Church

Arsonists Torch Jerusalem Church

Annex of a Greek Orthodox Seminary just outside Old City of Jerusalem set on fire late Wednesday, in what is believed a 'price-tag' attack.Cynthia Blank, 26/02/2015 11:46
Christian Clerics to Europe: Recognize 'Palestine'

Christian Clerics to Europe: Recognize 'Palestine'

Arab Catholic, Greek Orthodox and Lutheran prelates in Israel tell Europe to force through Arab state with Jerusalem as capital.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/10/2014 14:04
Justice Min. Denies Incitement Probe of Arab MKs

Justice Min. Denies Incitement Probe of Arab MKs

Reports that MKs Zoabi, Ratas could face incitement charges over their attacks on a pro-IDF bishop are not true.Maayana Miskin and Gil Ronen, 03/07/2013 17:15
Jews Buy Land from Greek Church

Jews Buy Land from Greek Church

Unconfirmed report: A group of Jewish businessmen has purchased “hundreds of dunams [quarter-acres]” of land from the Greek Orthodox Church.Hillel Fendel, 22/03/2011 12:51
Telling the Story of Greek Jewry

Telling the Story of Greek Jewry

A new film, 'In the Shadow of the Acropolis,' tells the story of the Jews of Greece during the Shoa.Maayana Miskin, 30/04/2010 09:26
PA Arab Leaders Wreck Greek Xmas

PA Arab Leaders Wreck Greek Xmas

PA Arab leaders protested as the Greek Orthodox Patriarch made his traditional pilgrimage from Jerusalem to Bethlehem to celebrate the holiday.Hana Levi Julian, 06/01/2010 15:51