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The major “political parties” intervene in the process by supporting certain candidates for their own benefit, “stealing” Christians’ right in having this privilege, since the reality, showed that...
The main reasons behind the migration of Christian Iraqis is constant discrimination and uncertain future! Christians and other minorities played a significant role in enriching Iraq’s cultural,...
Thousands of people in Lebanon attended the state funeral on Thursday, May 16, for Maronite Christian Cardinal Butros Nasrallah Sfeir, a former Maronite patriarch and leading member of the anti-...
The Government of Lebanon has proclaimed two days of national mourning in honour of Maronite Patriarch Nasrallah Sfeir, who died on Sunday, May 12, a few days short of his 99th birthday. All public...
The Greek-Melkite Catholic Cathedral of Aleppo was reopened for worship on April 23, 2019, during a Mass celebrated by the Patriarch of Antioch and all the East, His Beatitude Yousef Absi. The...
Following is the text of the speech of His Beatitude Patriarch Cardinal Sako at the Middle East Council of Churches (MECC) Partners Meeting on 7 May 2019 in Lebanon: Ladies and Gentlemen, These...
Lebanon's former Maronite patriarch Nasrallah Boutros Sfeir passed away on Sunday, said the church. Sfeir, who was about to turn 99 on May 15, died at 3:00am (0100 GMT) "after days of intensive...
After surviving the genocidal campaign of Islamic State militants, Iraq’s Christians are facing new challenges as they attempt to rebuild their lives in their ancestral homeland. Carl Anderson, the...
The Algerian Catholic Church has fixed May 8 for celebrating the feasts of the recently beatified Bishop Pierre Claverie and his companions, who were assassinated along with thousands of others...
The archbishop of Canterbury hosted US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt at a meeting of faith leaders on Wednesday, May 8, to discuss how Christians can be...
Rumors of his death denied. The patriarch Emeritus is hospitalized at the Hotel-Dieu in Ashrafieh. He is set to turn 99 next week. Known as "the patriarch of the second independence". Maronite...
The people of Aleppo are going through "crucial and difficult" moments because the economic crisis "caused in particular by the embargo" makes everyone’s daily life "complicated," said Fr Ibrahim...
Pervasive persecution of Christians, sometimes amounting to genocide, is ongoing in parts of the Middle East, and has prompted an exodus in the past two decades, according to a report commissioned by...
After months of silence, the leader of the Islamic State group has issued a video message praising attacks the Easter Sunday in Sri Lanka and pledging to continue the jihad in the Middle East and...
Eight years of war in Syria have "destroyed" a country in which, in 2006, was a hive of opportunity, while today "it is impossible" not to meet a citizen "not in need". This is what the Maronite...
Miriam Toubal, a student in biotechnology has conducted the children’s choir. In Aleppo, the number of Christians shrank five fold during the war. Now the economic crisis and the lack of professional...
The tens of thousands of faithful of the Catholic community of Abu Dhabi constitute a Church centred on the essential collaboration of the laity, bearing witness to the Gospel in a society marked by...
Iraqi Prime Minister Adil Abdul-Mahdi said on Tuesday, April 23, he officially invited Pope Francis to visit his country. He said Iraq is introducing its new policy which emphasizes partnership with...
One-and-a-half years after the liberation of Mosul, a handful of Christians have gathered to celebrate the resurrection of Christ in the only church still standing in that Iraqi city. This is an act...
The South Sudan Council of Churches (SSCC) has said that the people of South Sudan have grievously suffered the force of the crucifixion through a war that has devastated the country from 2013. "His...