Bishop Vincent Zhu Weifang writes open letter asking Catholics to defend ‘rights and dignity’
International Catholic agency issues plea for emergency funds to help refugees forced to leave Mosul
Demonstrators faint in the heat during march on UN base in Irbil.
The long tradition of the presence of Christians in the Middle East is nearly at an end
When is silence from Western leaders a shrewd political strategy and when is it simply cowardice?
Faithful in Iraq told to ‘convert, pay or die’ by Islamic State militants
Islamic State group threaten to kill any Christians who did not convert to Islam or pay a tax
Pope was speaking to coalition of funding agencies coordinated by Congregation for Eastern Churches
Bishop Nestor-Désiré Nongo-Aziagbia had been kidnapped by Seleka Islamists
Pope Francis says there are more martyrs today than in pre-Constantine days