Articles on this issue "war"
Despite the Italian government warning its citizens Friday to leave Libya as violence escalates, the Apostolic Vicar of Tripoli says he would rather face martyrdom or risk being beheaded by …read more
Before concluding his weekly General Audience address, Pope Francis led the pilgrims in St. Peter's Square in prayer for the 21 Egyptian Copts killed by the Islamic State several days ago. "I …read more
The international Catholic pastoral charity Aid to the Church in Need (ACN) has pledged $2.8 in emergency aid Christians in Syria, who, for the most part, have so far benefited only to a …read more
An Iraqi bishop grappling with an influx of thousands of displaced people fleeing the Islamic State has urged charities and the UK Government to continue to support Christians and other …read more
Recalling that this week is Carnival week, which precedes Lent,Metropolitan Onufra Berezovsky of Kiev, the primate of the Ukrainian Church, has announced that the Ukrainian Church has …read more
According to Dabiq, the official magazine of the Islamic State online, the 21 Copts kidnapped in Libya in early January are in the hands of the jihadists of the Islamic State (IS), reported …read more
Francis on Ukraine Conflict: It is a scandal, a war between Christians "'Victory' and 'defeat' are not appropriate words. Only 'peace' is the right word,” he said. To view the video click …read more