IOCC Assists Refugee Families Under Attack Near Damascus

IOCC Assists Refugee Families Under Attack Near Damascus

April 16, 2015 (Baltimore, MD) — Last week’s attacks on Yarmouk, a Palestinian refugee camp just outside of Damascus, Syria, has left nearly 20,000 of its residents trapped with little access to food, water, electricity or outside aid. The UN has described the conditions there as “beyond inhumane” and is calling...

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Suicide bombings in Christian area of Pakistani city kill at least 14

Suicide bombings in Christian area of Pakistani city kill at least 14

While Christian martyrs in Syria, Libya, and Iraq continue to be in our prayers, let us also remember those in danger in other places. The Taliban is targeting Christians in Pakistan. Yesterday, a Christian community in eastern Pakistan was attacked by suicide bombers. Lord have mercy. Suicide bombings in Christian...

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Israeli Settler Attacks on Christian and Muslim Holy Places

Israeli Settler Attacks on Christian and Muslim Holy Places

Hatred stirs up strife, but love covers all offenses. Proverbs 10:12 Every day, I wake up and stare at the new illegal Israeli settlement right in front of my kitchen window. It has been a very different life as a Greek American living in a Palestinian Christian village that my...

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This Week in Orthodoxy, January 30, 2015

This Week in Orthodoxy, January 30, 2015

Welcome to “This Week in Orthodoxy,” the world’s only online video newscast focused on events in the life of the Orthodox Church. I’m Emmy Louvaris. These are the stories making headlines this week: • The Christian population in the Middle East continues to dwindle under ISIS attacks • South Florida...

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