Jerusalem Christians lament: ‘Holy Land is becoming Disneyland’

Clergy and faithful claim they are abused as invasive and aggressive settlers try to reclaim city

Nuns taking part in the Washing of the Feet ceremony last week. The ritual is held at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in the old city of Jerusalem. Picture by Ammar Awad/Reuters

Daniel CapurroTelegraph Media Group Limited

Atop the roof of the Petra Hotel, almost every major Christian site and denomination in Old Jerusalem is visible.