Church of Nativity

A priest walks near columns inside the Church of Nativity in Bethlehem...A priest walks near columns inside the Church of Nativity, revered as the site of Jesus' birth, ahead of Christmas in the West Bank town of Bethlehem December 18, 2013. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

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A priest walks between columns inside the Church of Nativity, revered as the site of Jesus’s birth, ahead of Christmas in the West Bank town of Bethlehem.