Articles
March 16, 2017

'I had to flee for my life' – The reality of being a Syrian refugee

Omar al-Muqdad wanted to help the Iraqi refugees who were displaced from their homes in 2004. He volunteered to help with refugee resettlement, aiding those who came in finding housing,…
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Middle EastNews
December 29, 2015

Cardinal Rai calls for adequate support for Lebanese refugees

Cardinal Bechara Boutros Rai, the Patriarch of the powerful Lebanese Maronite Catholic Church, has called on both Christians and Muslims to work towards a  peaceful coexistence, and more assistance for refugees. Extending his…
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Middle East - AfricaNews
October 15, 2015

'It's truly a miracle' – kidnapped Syrian priest escapes from Islamic State

A Syrian priest who was captured by Islamic State militants in May thought he would die for his faith. Now, he credits the Virgin Mary and the help of a…
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Middle EastNews
October 9, 2015

Russian intervention in Syria helps Christians, says archbishop

Aleppo archbishop says Christians in the country feel hope thanks to Putin's involvement One of Syria’s leading churchmen has welcomed Russia’s intervention. Melkite Greek Catholic Archbishop Jean-Clément Jeanbart of Aleppo…
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Articles
October 3, 2015

Will Russia’s ‘holy war’ save Syria’s Christians?

America and Britain have helped to endanger minorities in the Middle East The war in Syria has taken a significant turn these past few months, with the migrant crisis and the…
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EuropeNews
September 30, 2015

Christian and Muslim refugees should be separated, says German police chief

Violence in camps has intensified as the country expects 800,000 people this year Christian and Muslim refugees should be housed separately to prevent the escalation of religious violence, one of…
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EuropeNews
September 24, 2015

Bishops welcome EU quota deal for refugees

Bishops urge Britain to take in more refugees from Syria before winter sets in The Bishops of England and Wales have welcomed a European Union quota deal to share 120,000…
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