An Iraqi archbishop has been forced to postpone a scheduled visit to America following President Donald Trump’s temporary ban on citizens from several Muslim countries travelling to the US. Mgr
From Bishop Dr. Munib A. Younan, Bishop of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Jordan and the Holy Land Dear Mr. President, Salaam and grace to you from Jerusalem, in the
Chaldean Patriarch: The Selective Reception of Migrants Based on Religion Announced by Trump is “A Trap for Christians”
Baghdad (Agenzia Fides) - The option foreshadowed by US President Donald Trump to maintain a "fast track" open for Christian refugees to enter the US, while the doors are closed
Mosul (Agenzia Fides) - On Sunday, January 8 the Iraqi regular army regained control of al Sukkar, an area in eastern Mosul once inhabited mostly by Christian families. This is
Joan Frawley Desmond and Kathy Schiffer QUEENS, N.Y. — Marina Markos, a Coptic Orthodox Christian refugee from Cairo, Egypt, plunged into the 2016 Christmas season in Queens, New York —
Having fled from war, the young woman competed in the 100 free style in the 100 butterfly. A year ago she almost died in the Aegean Sea during a crossing.
Pope Francis, the first benefactor of "Be God’s Mercy," a four-month fundraising effort that will benefit projects such as pastoral ministry in prisons, support groups for battered women and
Churches must form a united front in response to the refugee crisis, leading by example rather than hiding behind politicians, according to the head of the Evangelical Church of Greece.
Syrian Bishop Urges West To Stop Accepting Refugees, Focus Efforts on Ending War: ‘You’re Only Hurting Us’
Girls who survived what activists said was a ground-to-ground missile attack by forces of Syria's President Bashar al-Assad, hold hands at Aleppo's Bab al-Hadeed district April 7, 2015. REUTERS/Abdalrhman
The Astalli Center, in the heart of Rome, has been aiding refugees worldwide since 1981. It is part of the Jesuit Refugee Service founded by the then-general of the Jesuits,