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Pope Francis and Patriarch Bartholomew I make Common Declaration after meeting today

Bethlehem Mass was the only Mass for local Christians during Pope’s Holy Land visit

Pope makes announcement at the end of Mass in Bethlehem’s Manger Square

Congregation of 300,000 attend papal Mass in Amman’s International Stadium

Pope begins intense three-day visit to the Holy Land in Jordan

Pope hopes to keep focus of three-day trip on better relations with Jews, Orthodox and Muslims

This Sunday the successors of Patriarch Athenagoras and Paul VI will mark the 50th anniversary of an event which may have quietly altered the trajectory of Christian history

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With the Pope visiting the Holy Land next week, Tim Stanley reports on the fascinating, troubled place

A daily guide to what’s happening in the Catholic Church