Father Bienvenido OFM, chaplain of the Holy Family Filipino community in Nazareth, reports of a day of recollection and pilgrimage to Bethlehem, held on December 12 and 13, 2015.

Father Tojy OFM, Indian chaplain, reports on the Indian Chaplaincy’s organized pilgrim procession from Jerusalem to Bethlehem on Saturday, December 12, 2015.

On Thursday evening, December 10th, 2015, at Beit Yoel in Jaffa Road, Jerusalem, there was the official opening of Jerusalem African Community Center (JACC). Sisters Azezet and Agnese, and Elsabeth were present at the opening. Sister Agnese, secretary of the CPAM reports:

On December 7, 2015, on the eve of the beginning of the Year of Mercy, the Coordination for the Pastoral Among Migrants held a retreat day for its pastoral workers at the Capuchin Monastery in Jerusalem.

Father Tojy, chaplain of the Indian community, reports on an Indian community day that was held in Jaffa on December 5, 2015.

Last Sunday, November 29, 2015, the Good Shepherd Filipino Catholic Community of Jerusalem together with the Philippine Embassy held a Consular Outreach Program at the Holy Rosary Sisters' Convent. Esti, the coordinator, reports:

On Tuesday, December 1, 2015, members of the Coordination of the Pastoral Among Migrants met at the Latin Patriarchate in Jerusalem to discuss the Church’s work with the migrants and asylum seekers.

Father Bienvenido OFM, chaplain of the Holy Family Community in Nazareth, reports on a pilgrimage the community members made to the Sea of Galilee on Sunday, November 22, 2015.

Father Bienvenido OFM, chaplain of the Nazareth Holy Family Filipino community, reports on the new community mass that began in Afula, on November 21, 2015.

Twenty members of the Coordination for the Pastoral Among Migrants gathered on Thursday, November 26, 2015, at the Our Lady Woman of Valor Pastoral Center in south Tel Aviv for a seminar on mental health that was directed by Dr. Ido Lurie of the Gesher Clinic.

The Filipina Benedictine Sisters of the Eucharist King report on the celebration of their patronal feast in the presence of many Filipinos.

Sister Regina reports from the Divine Mercy Filipino Community in Tel Aviv about the commissioning of the new officers of the community.

Esti. Coordinator of the Good Shepherd Filipino community in Jerusalem reports on the community’s pilgrimage to Galilee.

Maribel, coordinator of the Rehovot Filipino community reports:

Father Tojy, the Indian chaplain, reports on a series of charismatic retreats in the Indian community.

Father Bienvenido OFM, chaplain of the Holy Family Filipino Community in Nazareth reports on the end of October celebration in Mensa Christi on Saturday, October 31, 2015.

Each Saturday, the Ge’ez rite Catholic faithful meet in the church of the Salesian community at the Ratisbonne monastery in Jerusalem and continue their lives of faith and tradition.

Sister Regina from Our Lady Woman of Valor in Tel Aviv and secretary of the Filipino Chaplaincy sent this report on the day of recollection held on Sunday, November 1, 2015, Feast of All Saints. The day took place in Jerusalem in the convent of the Cappucin Fathers.

On Sunday, October 18, 2015, the Coordination for the Pastoral Among Migrants won the Mount Zion Award.

Habtom Zarhum, an Eritrean asylum seeker, was shot and then beaten to death at the Beer Sheba central bus station on October 18, 2015. On Wednesday, October 21, 2015, a memorial service was held in Levinsky Park in south Tel Aviv.