Communion and testimony

The Catholic Church is doing its utmost to grant humanitarian aid to Christians in need in the Middle East together with diplomatic efforts at all level, but a “political solution is needed” for...
The choices Francis has made as first-time “creator” of cardinals are highly indicative, and not just in terms of the names he has picked. The successor of Peter’s modus operandi is yet another...
The ghosts of the Armenian Genocide in the early twentieth century –- which Armenians refer to as Metz Yeghérn, the “Great Evil” -- are coming back to haunt today’s war-torn Syria which has been...
The hopes surrounding Pope Francis’ upcoming visit to the Holy Land and the challenges faced by Palestinians living in the West Bank were two of the recurring themes encountered by bishops from North...
Vatican City - Being Christian "is a gift that makes us go forward with the power of the Spirit in the proclamation of Jesus Christ." And "baptism is enough, it is sufficient to...
The manuscript of the Third Secret of Fátima, which was published by Pope John Paul II and Joseph Ratzinger in June 2000 is apparently a “genuine document” and was written by Sister Lucia de Jesus...
The Al-Saeh library in Tripoli, Libya has recently been torched by Islamic extremists. The reasons for the attack still are not completely clear, but the pervading theory seems to be that an anti-...
An agreement has been signed by Israel, Palestine and Jordan in Washington. It plans to provide the Dead Sea with water, the level of which is dropping dangerously low, threatening the ecosystem and...
Fr. Rif'at Bader, director of the Catholic Center for Studies and Media, has stated that the religious media in our Arab region have evolved to the point of becoming positively effective and...
Belgian newspaper La Libre has said that Christians in Egypt and the Middle East in general, live through difficult days, especially after the rise of “extremist" Islamic groups to power,...
Analysis, enquiries and concerns were recently abound about the reality and future of Christian Arabs, or rather the Christians of the Middle East, whose history, presence and cooperation are deep-...
A collaboration of the Eugen Biser Foundation in Munich and Ankara University's faculty of divinity is helping foster religious dialogue and reduce misunderstandings between Christians and...