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The worst massacre of Christians in Syria since the beginning of the country’s internal conflict took place last week in the town of Sadad, north of Damascus. Syriac Orthodox Metropolitan of Homs and Hama, Archbishop Selwanos Boutros Alnemeh, told Fides news agency Nov. 4 that what happened in Sadad was “the most...read more
Articles from section "Islam"
The recent trial and conviction of Saeed Abedini in Iran drew attention once more to the lack of religious freedom in a number of Muslim-majority countries. Abedini, born in Iran but now a …read more
The acting leader of Egypt's Coptic Catholics says the country's new constitution "prepares the way for an Islamic caliphate." Bishop Kyrillos William, administrator of the Coptic Catholic …read more
A 14-year-old Pakistani girl accused of blasphemy has been acquitted in a breakthrough that a Lahore bishop welcomed as "real justice." Rimsha Masih, said to have Down Syndrome, was accused in …read more
A Nigerian archbishop reiterated calls for peace and forgiveness as he released more information about the bombing of St. Rita's Catholic Church that took place at the end of October. …read more
By Ann Schneible Mary is the center of dialogue, not only between Orthodox Christianity and Roman Catholicism, but between Christianity and Islam. This was one of the themes touched upon …read more