Report: Abbas attends midnight mass for Orthodox Christmas

By JPOST.COM STAFF
January 7, 2013 08:48




The Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas attended "Midnight Mass" church service on Monday to mark the Orthodox Christian Christmas, official Palestinian news agency WAFA reported.

The service was held at the Church of Nativity in Bethlehem to celebrate Orthodox Christmas, which takes place in accordance with the old Julian calender.


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