Chaldean Archeparchy Of Erbil

Thumbnail mons bashar m warda the archbishop of erbil iraq on march 28 2015 in erbil credit daniel ibanez cna 4 1 15 Among the ruins of Iraq, Christians' faith burns brightly

Despite the potential threat from the nearby Islamic State, several monks and students in northern Iraq have found refuge in an ancient monastery,...

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Thumbnail mary credit david mctavish shutterstock cna Christian girls who barely escaped ISIS credit Mary for their safety

Kirkuk, Iraq, Oct 23, 2016 / 12:57 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Seven young women in Kirkuk credit the Virgin Mary for their safety after spending a...

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Thumbnail syrian refugees in the bekaa valley in lebanon credit melkite greek archeparchy of furzol zahle and the bekaa cna 12 9 15 How the US needs to stick up for the Middle East's Christians

Christians in the Middle East are heroic witnesses to the faith, and the U.S. must help ensure they can stay in their homelands in peace, a...

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Thumbnail archbishop jean clement jeanbart of aleppo 1 and archbishop bashar matti warda of erbil at the kofc conference in philadelphia on aug 4 2015 credit knights of columbus cna 8 5 15 If you won't help our people stay, help them leave - Catholic bishops from the Middle East

Catholic archbishops from Iraq and Syria said Tuesday that while they hope to help their people stay in the Middle East, they also believe those...

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Thumbnail chaldean archbishop bashar warda of erbil iraq credit aid to the church in need cna 7 10 14 Iraqi bishop urges prayer as Christians expelled from Mosul

On the eve of an ultimatum issued by Islamists to Christians in the Iraqi city of Mosul, the Chaldean bishop of Erbil, in nearby Kurdistan, urged...

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Thumbnail 20170309t0933 8364 cns iraq displaced Knights of Columbus Launches Ad Campaign as Middle Eastern Christians Face Crisis

NEW HAVEN, Conn., May 31, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- With Christians facing increased pressure in the Middle East, the Knights of Columbus has...

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Thumbnail pope francis with carl a anderson supreme knight of the knights of columbus feb 16 2017 credit losservatore romano cna Knights of Columbus to raise $2 million to rebuild Iraqi town

The Knights of Columbus on Tuesday announced it will raise and donate $2 million to re-settle Iraqi Christian families displaced by the Islamic...

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Thumbnail father douglas bazi ‘Pray for my people, help my people, save my people’

Upon facing imminent death, they say that images encompassing a lifetime of memories, of joys and sorrows, flash before our eyes in an...

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Thumbnail dr suzana dudov  center leads her team at the entrance to the clinic for refugees in iraq credit alejandro bermudez cna 4 6 15 Slovak 'Charity Battalion' aids displaced Christians in Iraq

It seems to be just another house in the city of Ozar on the outskirts of the Iraqi city of Erbil, but a small sign shows it is different from the...

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Thumbnail united states capitol credit phil roeder via flickr cc by 20 cna 2 4 15 US Senate committee advances bill to aid Christians in Iraq

A Senate committee on Tuesday voted to advance a bill that seeks to ensure U.S. aid reaches Christian genocide victims in Iraq. “The vote from this...

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