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Bishop Melki was beheaded a century ago for refusing to convert

Atheists share with Christians the plight of being persecuted worldwide for their convictions. They must unite to demand the freedom to follow their beliefs – whatever they may be

The appeal to Britain’s Foreign Secretary follows a series of mob attacks

Latest report says at least 220 Christians have been abducted by the group

Turkish government gives go-ahead to Syriac church in Istanbul

Speaking at European meeting, Archbishop Mamberti also condemns religious intolerance and anti-Semitism

Bishop Mansour said that Jesus was not a ‘passive victim’

Maronite archbishop of Damascus tells faithful: we are abandoned to Providence

Douglas Alexander has raised the issue of persecution – what will Hague and Cameron do?

It’s time we started a boycott of countries that mistreat Christians