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Topic: Syria

Catholic Herald View: Fr Frans van der Lugt – one of the great Christian witnesses of our age

The murdered priest successfully highlighted the suffering of Syrians in a western media that has grown tired of the conflict

People are starving to death in Homs, say Syrian refugees

News comes as thousands prepare to be evacuated during a pause in fighting

The growing worldwide persecution of Christians shows that Samuel Huntington was right: if he was wrong, where are the protests from moderate Muslim opinion?

Predictions that after the end of the Cold War we would see a clash of civilisations between Islam and the West have been borne out by events

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Whisper a prayer of peace for Syria, says cardinal-designate

Cardinal-designate Nichols urges prayers ‘even [from] those who do not normally raise their hearts to God’

Patriarch asks for ‘global campaign of prayer’ ahead of Syria summit

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

Experts at Vatican workshop call for end of weapons flow to Syria

Recommendations will be offered to those taking part in ‘Geneva 2′ peace talks

Pope Francis says world peace is threatened by abortion

Pope made the comment during his ‘state of the world’ address to the diplomatic corps

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