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Here's why Trump's strike on Syria is a message to China that makes the world safer Watch

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President Trump has moved with swift decisiveness, ordering a measured strike on Syria. Overnight, 59 cruise missiles hit the base that ... continue reading


Your prayers make a difference - Nuns report Christian appreciation in Aleppo Watch

Image of Christians in Aleppo find comfort in the prayers streaming in from around the world.

The attitude of Christians in Aleppo seems to have improved since Syrian government forces re-took the city, and they believe the prayers ... continue reading


The world is SHOCKED after chemical attack KILLS 100 civilians, but justice is unlikely Watch

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Syrian forces loyal to Bashir al Assad continue to attack civilians with chemical weapons, a day after a gas attack that killed over 100 ... continue reading


Scientists warn Jesus' tomb is now in danger of crumbling Watch

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Jesus' tomb was recently reopened to the public following a lengthy restoration, but now scientists warn the sacred site may be at risk of ... continue reading


'It makes your blood run cold': Shocking ISIS-destroyed churches disturb priest Watch

Image of Priest visits Catholic church (not pictured) after ISIS clears out.

The desolation of a burned Iraqi church left Argentine-born missionary Father Luis Montes with the firm conviction that Satan is at the ... continue reading


ISIS cowards use CHILDREN as human shields during desperate gunfight in Mosul Watch

Image of For a group claiming to not be afraid of death, ISIS doesn't hesitate to use child shields.

Drone footage revealed ISIS members using children as human shields during gunfights in Mosul. LOS ANGELES, CA (Catholic Online) - ... continue reading


ISIS deploys child soldiers to keep Christians from returning to Mosul Watch

Image of Cubs of the Caliphate are being used to guard Mosul from Christians attempting to return home.

Now that Mosul, Iraq is mostly cleared of ISIS' presence, many Christians are attempting to return to their homes. LOS ANGELES, CA ... continue reading


Ancient Christian treasure discovered near Jerusalem Watch

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Christians in ancient Jerusalem were forced to flee invading Persian forces and many fell to invader swords - but what did they leave ... continue reading


Mass grave reveals several children's bodies and brings one hardened soldier to tears Watch

Image of The sight of the bodies dumped in the mass grave brought one soldier to tears.

A mass grave was discovered in Mosul, Iraq, containing 24 bodies - most of which were children. LOS ANGELES, CA (Catholic Online) - Iraqi ... continue reading


Syrian women share unspeakable and heartbreaking horrors of the Syrian Civil War Watch

Image of The Syrian Civil War has taken so much.

<i>Warning: The following article contains graphic depictions of violence that readers may find disturbing.</i> Aleppo, Syria ... continue reading


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