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St. Augustine By-The-Sea Parish Hall

130 Ohua Ave

Honolulu, HI 96815

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The Equestrian Order of the Holy Sepulchre of Jerusalem, in anticipation of the Holy Season of Advent, invites the community to turn their attention to the plight of the Little Town of Bethlehem and the suffering of the Christian people at the birthplace of Our Lord. The Christian population in Bethlehem has dwindled from a majority to under 12 percent and they face continued incredible pressure from all sides. Please join us to view the award-winning and critically acclaimed film, Open Bethlehem, and to meet the filmmaker and director, Leila Sansour, as she openly discusses this crisis and what we as followers of Christ are called to do in the face of this situation.

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6:00 pm Film screening

7:30 pm Q&A Discussion

8:00 pm Reception

About the Filmmaker

Leila Sansour is an acclaimed filmmaker with an unconventional portfolio. She is the founder and spokesperson of OPEN BETHLEHEM, an organization that works to bring an international commitment to the resolution of the Israeli/Palestinian question using Bethlehem as a gateway into the situation. She is a well-known speaker on issues of the Middle East. She has written articles and given talks at the British parliament, The Royal Institute of Foreign Affairs (UK), The Royal College of Defense, The Carter Center, Amnesty International and many other venues.

For more information please visit: http://www.openbethlehem.org/

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St. Augustine By-The-Sea Parish Hall

130 Ohua Ave

Honolulu, HI 96815

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