"We are convinced that peace is possible and that it is possible to stop the violence that in Syria, in Iraq, at Jerusalem and in the whole of the Holy Land, involve every day ever more families and innocent civilians and aggravate the humanitarian crisis. Reconciliation is the fruit of fraternity, of justice, of respect and of forgiveness"
Vatican Official Calls for These Points at International Meeting on Pluralism and Peace
"In Syria and Iraq, evil destroys buildings and infrastructures, but especially the conscience of man"
"If, in 100 years our Christian community still survives in Iraq, it may well be that the CUE will prove to have been one of the primary reasons for that survival"
Supreme Knight Warns 'Region's Christians Are Facing Extinction'
Permanent observer notes Holy See-Palestine agreement of last month, indicative of progress made by Palestinian Authority