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ISIS uses Holy Virgin as target practice and runs Christians from the Nineveh Plains Watch

Image of Sacred images were used for target practice.

A group of journalists and members from Aid to the Church in Need (ACN) went to the Nineveh Plains for the first time since ISIS blew ... continue reading


The site for one of Jesus' important miracles may disappear FOREVER Watch

Image of The Sea of Galilee is a famous site for Christians.

Jesus performed many miracles, each used to teach people important lessons about life, love and faith; but one of Jesus' most well-known ... continue reading


Heartbreaking Lenten letter from Syria describes the 5 main horrors of the Syrian Civil War Watch

Image of The Marionite Archbishop of Damascus fights 'this Syria of torments.'

Archbishop Samir Nassar, the Marionite Archbishop of Damascus, wrote a pastoral letter on Ash Monday, the day Lent begins in the Eastern ... continue reading


New pilgrimage route recreates Jesus' footsteps - Will YOU follow Christ? Watch

Image of Complete a pilgrimage along the same roads Jesus and his disciples may have tread.

Some take pilgrimages to atone for sins, others simply desire time to fulfill their spiritual needs. Regardless of why people choose to ... continue reading


Innocent children forced into horrid orphanages and a life of terrorism Watch

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Innocent and terrified boys, aged from three to 16, entered what appeared to be a Mosul orphanage with tears streaming down their faces ... continue reading


Church of the Multiplication of the Loaves and Fishes survives Jewish extremist attack - Celebrates first Mass in 2 years Watch

Image of The Church of the Loaves and Fish
 has reopened (Bettina & Dominique Zygmont/Flickr).

After eight months and about $1 million, the Church of the Multiplication of the Loaves and Fishes in Tabgha on the Sea of Galilee has ... continue reading


'Death to America' - Thousands celebrate Islamic Revolution by burning American flags and shouting Anti-America slurs Watch

Image of A cutout of U.S. President Donald Trump was lynched at Iran's Revolution anniversary rally (Sobhan Hassanvand/Twitter).

In 1979, Iran underwent an unusual revolution, which resulted in the rise of anti-American Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini. LOS ... continue reading


Another Dead Sea Scroll cave has been explored - what did they find? Watch

Image of Archaeologists are searching for new fragments of the Dead Sea Scrolls to better understand the world at the time of Christ.

Archaeologists have explored another Dead Sea Scroll cave in the Qumran cliffs of the West Bank. The cavern is the twelfth such cave in ... continue reading


Amnesty International releases powerful video of Syria's 'Human Slaughterhouse' - 'We were sleeping on top of the sound of people choking to death.' Watch

Image of Syria held a mass hanging in which thousands were murdered (Amnesty International).

The Syrian government executed an estimated 13,000 Saydnaya prisoners from a notorious Syrian prison near Damascus in what Amnesty ... continue reading


The terrifying dark side to Trump's 'Travel Ban' prioritizing Christian refugees Watch

Image of President Trump has issued an executive action temporarily banning refugees entry to the United States.

President Trump has issued an executive action to temporarily ban refugees from all over the world entry to the United States to review the ... continue reading


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