• Vatican official says despite pain of war, Christians in Aleppo remain hopeful

    • Jan 31, 2017

    At the request of Pope Francis, Monsignor Giampietro Dal Toso, acting secretary of the Vatican’s new Dicastery for Integral Human Development recently visited the war-torn city of Aleppo, where he found a city that despite lacking water and electricity is trying to move on. Dal Toso also believes that Syria’s Muslim majority is committed to guaranteeing interfaith tolerance in the country.