- May 27, 2020
Archbishop Bashar Warda of Erbil, Iraq, arguably has the toughest gig for any Catholic bishop in the world, supporting genocide victims at the hands of ISIS.
No one knows right now what the future holds for the embattled Christians of the Nineveh Plains.
The papal foundation Aid to the Church in Need wants the #MeToo movement to include concern for women who are victims of religious violence and hatred.
A top official with Catholic Relief Services, visiting northern Iraq, said new life is evident for those who suffered the injustices and atrocities of the Islamic State invasion of their ancestral lands but some grave challenges remain.
Aid to the Church in Need, a papal foundation supporting persecuted Christians, will bathe the Roman Colosseum with red light Feb. 24 to call attention to martyrdom around the world.
A reported video message from a Colombian nun kidnapped almost a year ago in Mali appeals to Pope Francis for his help in securing her release.