Tag Archives: Refugees

Don’t send Chaldeans back to persecution in Iraq, advocates plead

After a federal judge again halted the deportation of over 1,000 Chaldeans from the U.S., advocates for the detainees insisted their deportations should be stopped until conditions in Iraq improve. “We’re just hopeful that people continue to pray for these that are being detained, and understanding that this is a humanitarian crisis and that the

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Pope video’ released to accompany February’s prayer intention

The Pope prays that refugees and the marginalised ‘find welcome and comfort’ When it comes to helping the poor, the marginalised and refugees, Pope Francis has urged Catholics not to mimic the “mannequin challenge” by just looking on, frozen and immobile. The video version of his prayer intention for February begins with a street scene

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Miraculous dreams of Jesus Christ lead Muslims to Christianity

God is all-powerful, all-knowing and all-encompassing, so when Muslim refugees began to experience visitations from Christ, it came as no surprise that they were forever changed. Nizar Shaheen, the host of Light for the Nations – a Christian program aired in Muslim-dense areas – explained: “I’ve seen many, many Arabic-speaking people turning to Christ, accepting

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