Baqoun – From Bethlehem with Love

Baqoun, a group of Palestinian Christians aged 16 to 24, have been invited to the diocese for a 12 day visit to bring a taste of Bethlehem and the Holy Land to churches and schools. They will be leading workshops and cultural evenings which aim to spread understanding of the challenges facing Christians in Palestine and the Middle East while offering a series of exciting celebration events which will include energetic dance and drama, food, culture and conversation.

The ambitious itinerary from 16-27 June includes performances and cultural evenings at venues including Wakefield and Bradford Cathedrals, Scargill House in the Yorkshire Dales, together with churches in Leeds, Harrogate, Beverley and London as well as church schools. Baqoun

More info here http://www.westyorkshiredales.anglican.org/content/%E2%80%98-bethlehem-love%E2%80%99-%E2%80%93-christmas-appeal-give-young-palestinian-christians-yorkshire-welcome