Fri 31st Oct 2014 | Last updated: Fri 31st Oct 2014 at 16:19pm

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Topic: Israel

Holy Land still safe for pilgrims, says head of US tour operator

Conflict between Israel and Hamas has not stopped pilgrimages ‘functioning like normal’

Pope Francis in emotional plea for peace

Pope speaks of children ‘deprived of hope’ in unscripted remarks to faithful

Jerusalem patriarch denounces wave of retaliations after teen murders

‘We need the politicians to be with us,’ says Latin Patriarch Fouad Twal

Pope offers condolences to families of three murdered Israeli teens

Vatican spokesman calls the killings ‘terrible and dramatic’

Peace in the Middle East is impossible without prayer

Pope Francis’s initiative may not work immediately but it is an important first step

Pope Francis tells presidents only God can bring peace to Holy Land

Israeli and Palestinian presidents embrace in Vatican Gardens during historic ‘invocation for peace’

Catholic Herald view: Francis showed power of the personal touch in Holy Land

The trip showed Francis’s remarkable persuasiveness is rooted in a gift for friendship

Pope says his ‘most authentic’ gestures in Holy Land were spontaneous

Pope tells reporters prayers at Israeli-built separation barrier were not planned

‘Ambucycle’ dedicated to Pope during Holy Land visit

Pope honoured by Israel’s voluntary emergency services organisation

Pope Francis and Patriarch Bartholomew pray together at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre

Historic moment comes fifty years after encounter between their predecessors