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The Tantur Hills Hotel


Archbishop Pierbattista Pizzaballa, Apostolic Administrator of the Latin Patriarchate of Jerusalem, assisted by Bishop Pierre Bürcher, blesses the chapel dedicated to Saint John the Baptist and the Tantur Hills Hotel on November 30, 2018. This pilgrims’ hotel is located on the historic land of Tantour, belonging to the Sovereign Order of Malta, on the outskirts of Jerusalem, in the immediate vicinity of Bethlehem. It was largely financed by the Order of Malta Switzerland.

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