Catholic Herald logo
Menu
Fr Murad, who was murdered by rebels in Syria

Have we learned nothing from Afghanistan and Iraq?

Christians are caught in the crossfire (AP Photo/Bassem Tellawi, File)

Damascus’s Christian heritage has a glorious past, a terrible present and uncertain future

A file photo of a damaged convent north of Damascus (AP)

Attacker blew himself up outside the Greek Orthodox Virgin Mary church

Franciscan Father Pierbattista Pizzaballa, head of the Franciscan Custody of the Holy Land, spoke to Vatican Radio about the killing of Father Francois Murad ( CNS)

Father Francois Murad killed in north Syria near the Turkish border

Pope Francis attends a meeting with Jewish leaders yesterday (AP)

A daily guide to what’s happening in the Catholic Church

The Assad regime has its supporters (Muzaffar Salman/AP/Press Association Images)

There are no good guys in the Syrian conflict; people can only choose the lesser of evils

The Pope greets a girl after this morning's general audience (AP)

Today’s Catholic must-reads: 19/06/13

A daily guide to what’s happening in the Catholic Church

A church destroyed in Idlib province. Syrian Christians are suffering in the conflict (AP Photo/Hussein Malla)

Plea made for return of all the kidnapped in war-torn country

Pope Francis at this morning's general audience (AP)

Today’s Catholic must-reads: 12/06/13

A daily guide to what’s happening in the Catholic Church

Man mourns death of relatives as people search for survivors in rubble in Allepo, Syria (CNS)

Pope Francis has said the Church will not abandon the people of Syria