Pope Francis waves as he rides on a vehicle passing by Israel's security barrier on his way to a mass in Manger Square next to the Church of the Nativity, traditionally believed to be the birthplace of Jesus Christ in the West Bank town of Bethlehem on Sunday, May 25, 2014.  (Photo credit: AP/Ariel Schalit)
A day after a politically charged visit to Bethlehem that saw the pontiff pray at the security barrier and appear with Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas, Francis is spending his last day in the region touring holy sites in Jerusalem and meeting Israeli leaders. Follow the Times of Israel’s liveblog for all the updates. More