Over Four Thousand Christians Gather in Jerusalem for Pilgrimage

Thousands of Christians gathered in Jerusalem yesterday to express their support for Israel. Although the solidarity mission arrived as violence in Israel has escalated, the pilgrims, mainly from the United States, said they were not frightened by the violence but only hoped to boost Israeli morale during their visit.

Over Four Thousand Christians Gather in JerusalemChristian pilgrims from various nations on a pilgrimage to Israel participate in a group prayer, during an event of the International Christian Embassy in Jerusalem, Sunday, Oct. 3, 2004. Led by American evangelist Pat Robertson, thousands of Christian pi

More than 4,000 people joined this year