(Image: Sir Rateb Rabie with Pope St. John Paul II)

Radio Maria interviewed Sir Rateb Rabie, Founder, President and CEO of the Holy Land Christian Ecumenical Foundation (HCEF), about the dire condition of the Palestinian Christians and how HCEF responds to alleviate it through their various programs. To learn more about the Holy Land, and how the Palestinian Christian community continues to celebrate Christmas in the face of theOccupation, listen to the full interview on Radio Maria

https://radiomaria.us/december-26-2016-sir-rateb-rabie/

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