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Our Christmas can never be based on past memories alone. It must be for us, in our own day, a present work of the Holy Spirit

Patriarch Twal has also urged people to show solidarity with victims of violence and terrorism

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Specific use of force to protect the vulnerable is defensible, the cardinal said

We have been bombing ISIS in Iraq for some time now, and it does not seem to have had any decisive effect

A new book emphasises the importance of spiritual insight into questions of war and peace

Christians face exile or ‘living under the shadow of Islam’, says Damascus cleric

The group are in good health after release negotiaited by church

Patriarch Younan says the West have abandoned Christians in Syria

The bishops have said that the use of pornography is a mortal sin