On Tuesday, August 15, 2017, the Indian Catholics in Israel celebrated the Feast of the Assumption of Our Lady and Indian Independence Day.

On Saturday, August 5, 2017, the parish priest of Tiberias blessed the residence of Sri Lankan migrant workers.

Cardinal Luis Antonio Tagle, Archbishop of Manila, capital of the Philippines, visited the Holy Land in July 2017 and gave an interview on migrants to the Christian Media Center. We publish here the link to this interview.

In the squalid neighborhoods of south Tel Aviv, the Catholic Church maintains a little oasis that serves the migrant populations that live there. Here we introduce the team that is committed to service at Our Lady Woman of Valor Pastoral Center.

Cardinal Luis Antonio Tagle, Archbishop of Manila, is visiting the Holy Land and celebrated a mass for the Filipino migrant workers in Israel on July 11, 2017.

On July 1, 2017, the Sri Lankan Catholic community in the Holy Land celebrated the giving of the Holy Spirit in a festive mass in Jerusalem.

Father Benny, priest in charge of the community reports some recent news.

Asia News published a long interview with Father David Neuhaus, Latin Patriarchal Vicar, about migrant workers and asylum seekers in Israel, on June 16, 2017.

Saint Anthony of Padua is a much beloved saint in India. The Catholic chaplain of the Indians in the Holy Land reports on the novena and feast of Saint Anthony in Tel Aviv.

On Friday morning, June 9, 2017, Archbishop Pierbattista Pizzaballa, the Apostolic Administrator of the Latin Patriarchate of Jerusalem, visited the Jerusalem African Community Center in West Jerusalem.

Yesterday, Thursday, June 8, 2017, we received this news from Reut Michaeli, executive director of the Hotline for Refugees and Migrants:

On Tuesday, June 6, 2017, 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.

On Pentecost Sunday, June 4, 2017, four women from the Jerusalem Good Shepherd Filipino Community received confirmation. Esti, coordinator of the community reports:

On Saturday, May 27, 2017, the Catholic community in Rehovot celebrated a traditional Filipino feast, Flores de Mayo, the flowers of May.

On Saturday, May 27, 2017, the Sri Lankan community gathered in Our Lady Woman of Valor Church in south Tel Aviv for the celebration of the traditional feast in honor of the Blessed Virgin Mary.

On Saturday, May 20, 2017, Indian Catholics participated in a festive procession through the streets of Nazareth.

Father Tojy, chaplain of the Indian community in the Holy Land, reports on a retreat in Konkani that took place on Saturday, May 13, 2017.

Noa Kaufman, the coordinator for refugee and asylum seekers at the Worker’s Hotline, published this article on the site 972 which describes how an amendment to the law will further embitter the lives of asylum seekers in Israel.

On Saturday, May 13, 2017, Archbishop Giuseppe Lazzarotto, Apostolic Nuncio to Israel, celebrated the festive mass for the Feast of Our Lady Woman of Valor in the church in south Tel Aviv.

On May 3, 2017, the New York Times, published a long article about the Filipino migrant workers in Israel.