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Leader of Catholics in Syria asks for prayers for conference beginning on Tuesday

Three Coptic bishops strongly criticise document, saying it is shaped by Sharia law

Christians in Syria are fleeing ‘ongoing ethnic cleansing’, according to Fides

Archbishop of Damascus says that Catholics say goodbye to each other after Mass, uncertain whether they will meet again

Peaceful Christian demonstrators attacked by thugs with rifles, sticks and swords, according to Catholic Church spokesman

But the country’s bishops say there are ‘immense challenges’ ahead

Months after the revolution John Pontifex meets frightened Coptic Christians worshipping in secret

Archbishop Lawrence Saldanha of Lahore made his comment following protests in which at least 24 people were killed

Archbishop says plans are ‘symbols of hope’ for country’s Christian presence

Family and friends of those who died in Baghdad’s church attack gather for memorial Mass in west London