Israel: Northern area Church Targeted by Vandals


1A priest on Monday 28 Nissan filed an official complaint with Tiveria police after vandals attacked his church in Furdis. A crucifix was vandalized along with benches in the courtyard. Graffiti was also found, stating “Churches are closed, not a beis medrash”. Police report the tires of 20 vehicles were punctured as well. Area surveillance photos show three males wearing caps in the area.

Tiveria police officials released a statement that the investigation will be a priority as they will not tolerate such attacks against any house of worship in the Tiveria district.

(YWN – Israel Desk, Jerusalem/Photo: HaKol Yehudi)