christmas in israel

COVID-19 and the Grinch that stole Israel's Christmas

Operators like www.TouristIsrael.com are offering a Christmas Eve in Jerusalem and Bethlehem tour on December 24.

By GIL ZOHAR
16/12/2021
Santa Claus striking a pose for the cameras after sticking a Christmas tree on a salt formation in t

Tourism Ministry spreads a little Christmas cheer with Santa Claus

Santa Claus was spotted riding a paddle board on Sunday to a spot in the Dead Sea a short way from the shore where the salt had accumulated.

YULETIDE VIBES: Christmas season at the YMCA attracts crowds from all over the country.

Coronavirus Christmas: Limited gatherings to be allowed even in lockdown

Gatherings for worship will be permitted under special regulations on December 25, January 7 and January 19.

Four Santa Clauses visit Tel Aviv beach for pre-Christmas volleyball game

Tel Aviv is not the only town to have been visited by jolly old St. Nick this year, even amid the coronavirus pandemic.

23/12/2020

Rivlin, Pope Francis exchange Christmas, Hanukkah greetings amid COVID-19

Though they do not coincide this year, Hanukkah and Christmas are often associated with one another due to seasonal concurrence.

14/12/2020
Palestinians light Christmas tree in Manger Square outside the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem,

How will Christmas be celebrated in Judea and Samaria?

The Administration will work to prevent crowding through police enforcement.

Knesset clashes over Edelstein’s gesture to Christian MKs for Christmas

Abu Rahmoun said she found it disturbing that Ariel does not care about the freedom of religion of Arab MKs.

22/12/2018
 Idit Druyan and Yonatan Dobov of Bayit Yehudi’s youth wing celebrate at the ‘Russian New Year’ part

Jewish Home Youth celebrate at ‘Novi God’ party

Bayit Yehudi activists break taboo and stage Russian New Year event eyeing new demographic for the religious-Zionist party.

 Issa Kassissieh, wearing a Santa Claus costume, rides a camel during the annual Christmas tree dist

In Pictures: See how the Middle East celebrates Christmas

There might not be any snow, but that doesn't stop the Christians of the Middle East from celebrating in their own way.

Prayer is where CUFI summit really begins, organizer says

Pro-Israel event kicks off Monday with Netanyahu, Pence.

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