COVID-19: “Tree of Life” initiative launched by Palestinian bishop

Posted on April 12, 2021 by Peace Not Walls

Prompted to remember those who have died of the virus, Bishop Azar launched a memorial to plant an olive or native tree for every person lost to COVID-19. The Tree of Life initiative was announced in December and launched in late March. The initiative is managed the Environmental Education Center, an educational ministry of the ELCJHL.

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