Monastery in Bethlehem burned down

Monastery in Bethlehem burned down

st-charbel-monastery-bethlehemIn Bethlehem, the Monastery of Mar Charbel, a Maronite Monastery was put to fire by the criminals. Palestinian police force replied that the attack occurred as part of a revenge for using the finance set apart for the restoration of the monastery.

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas expressed his solidarity with the Maronite church in the backdrop of the mishap.