St. George’s Feast – Al Khader Village
St. George’s feast day takes place on May 6th. One evening before the feast, Muslims and Christians gather for a picnic under the trees around the Church. In the morning of the next day, Greek Orthodox Christians from Beit Jala, Bethlehem and Beit Sahour walk in a procession to the Church. During the day people present their votive offerings in a festive atmosphere.