Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem brings Christmas message of peace, love

Thu Dec 24, 2015 5:14pm EST
 
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Thousands on worshipers greeted the Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem Fouad Twal as he arrived in Manger Square on Thursday for the Christmas celebrations.

The Catholic leader will say mass on Christmas Eve and Christmas day at the Church of the Nativity, which was built at the spot where Jesus is believed to have been born.

Twal delivered a message of peace and love amid increased violence in the region.