Christian Schools in Gaza Threatened with Closure by Hamas Law
Five Christian schools in Gaza will have to shut down if the Hamas leadership implements a new education law forcing gender-segregation of classrooms.
The director general of Latin Patriarchate Schools in Palestine and Israel told Britainâ€™s Catholic Herald that two co-educational Catholic and three other Christian schools will most likely have to close because they donâ€™t have the money to build separate facilities for boys and girls to comply with the new law.
â€śThis will be a big problem. We hope they will not go through with it, but if they do, we will be in big trouble. We donâ€™t have the space and we donâ€™t have the money to divide our schools,â€ť Fr. Faysal Hijazin said....