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Meeting the Christians of Aleppo

The number of faithful in Syria’s ancient city has fallen from 250,000 to 30,000. Now the war is over, how many of those can be persuaded to stay?

The saint’s letters prove the first Christians saw Jesus as more than just a prophet and teacher

Flight of a million Christians

An aid mission to embattled Syria reveals that thousands more faithful are fleeing the country than had previously been thought

Aid to the Church in Need relief package will supply at least 5,000 people with gas, electricity and water

‘Historic’ vote by MEPs comes as the House of Commons prepares to debate the issue

We cannot ignore this genocide

Until the murderous persecution of Christians by ISIS is recognised for what it is, its perpetrators cannot be brought to international justice

Catholic peer says Britain should do more to help Christians facing ‘campaign of total annihilation’

Patriarch Younan says the West have abandoned Christians in Syria

Cardinal O’Brien, who ministered to dying troops in Vietnam, suggests US public is ‘very blase’ about ISIS

Fr Jack Murad, the Syrian priest abducted and held in captivity by IS for three months (BBC)

Fr Jack Murad said he feared for his life after he was abducted by ISIS as he speaks about the ordeal for the first time