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BETHLEHEM, WEST BANK - DECEMBER 25: Foud Twal (C), the Latin Patriarch of the Holy Land, and clergy pray in the Grotto, where Christians believe the Virgin Mary gave birth to Jesus Christ, in the Church of the Nativity at the conclusion of the Midnight Mass on December 25, 2012 in Bethlehem, West Bank. Thousands of pilgrims made their way to the Church of the Nativity this week to worship at the sacred site believed to be the birthplace of Jesus. (Photo by Abed Al Hashlamoun-Pool/Getty Images)

BETHLEHEM, WEST BANK - DECEMBER 25: Foud Twal (C), the Latin Patriarch of the Holy Land, and clergy pray in the Grotto, where Christians believe the Virgin Mary gave birth to Jesus Christ, in the Church of the Nativity at the conclusion of the Midnight Mass on December 25, 2012 in Bethlehem, West Bank. Thousands of pilgrims made their way to the Church of the Nativity this week to worship at the sacred site believed to be the birthplace of Jesus. (Photo by Abed Al Hashlamoun-Pool/Getty Images)