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Patriarch Ignatius Youssef III Younan, the Syrian Catholic Patriarch of Antioch, has said that the challenge for Christians in Iraq and Syria is "not only how to live our Christian vocation, but how to survive," and that the Church is "caring for them." In an interview with ZENIT, Patriarch Younan reflected on th...read more
Articles from section "Conflicts, War and Terrorism"
Here below is the intervention ofArchbishop Bernardito Auza, permanent observer of the Holy See to the United Nations in New York. He was speaking at the69th Session of the United Nations …read more
Sister Maria of Nazareth has committed herself to an extraordinary mission. The Argentinian nun from the Institute of the Incarnate Word has been living in Aleppo, Syria, for the past two …read more
During the Third Extraordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops today, the assembly's participants issued the following message to families suffering from war, violence and conflict: …read more
A statement from theCustody of the Holy Land today reported that Franciscan Fr. Hanna Jallouf, of the Custody, parish priest at Knayeh (Qunayeh), Syria, was released this morning and is under …read more
By Khouloud Tawm The village of Kaa is in the north of the Bekaa Valley, close to the Syrian border. It has a population of some 13,000 Christians, most of them Melkites. After the city of …read more