If they were jet-lagged, they didn’t show it.

Just as the sun was rising on a Sunday in late July, a dozen Notre Dame undergraduate students filed into the lobby of the University of Notre Dame at Tantur. Less than 24 hours before, the members of the group had landed at Tel Aviv’s Ben Gurion Airport. Today, they were embarking on a walking tour of Bethlehem. The highlight of the itinerary was clearly a visit to the Church of the Nativity, but it was evident from the outset this would be about more than a pilgrimage.

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November 15, 2019

Art and HistoryGlobal AffairsLaw and PoliticsReligion and PhilosophyBethlehemHannah HemphillHoly LandInternationalIsraelJerusalemJerusalem Global GatewayNotre Dame StoriesPalestineRev. Russ McDougallTheologyUniversity of Notre Dame

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