FC Barcelona Visited The Basilica of the Nativity in Bethlehem as part of a a two-day 'peace tour'. Thousands celebrated the arrival of FC Barcelona in the West Bank this weekend where the legendary Lionel Messi and his teammates visited the birthplace of Jesus in Bethlehem. The team stopped to take pictures near the fourteen pointed star that marks the birthplace of Jesus. The visit to the Basilica of the Nativity in Bethlehem was scheduled right upon arrival and was an exciting event for both the people of Bethlehem and the team.