Christian Persecution at an All Time High

Christian Persecution at an All Time High

  The outlook for Christians in countries around the world is looking worse than ever before according to a new report from Aid to the Church in Need.  According to the report persecution against Christians is at an all time high.  “In 2016, estimates for the number of Christians worldwide...

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Syrian Refugees Flee War to Face Water Crisis

Syrian Refugees Flee War to Face Water Crisis

SYRIAN REFUGEES FLEE WAR TO FACE WATER CRISIS September 4, 2015 (Baltimore, MD) International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC) is working to protect the health and well-being of more than 4,300 vulnerable Syrian refugees with improved access to safe water at two informal settlements in Lebanon.  At El Rahmeh, a northern Lebanon settlement...

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IOCC Delivers Winter Relief to Snowbound Syrian Refugees

IOCC Delivers Winter Relief to Snowbound Syrian Refugees

January 30, 2015 (Baltimore, MD)— Snow and frigid cold blanket Lebanon’s Bekaa Valley, where nearly 400,000 Syrian refugees living in vinyl tents with packed dirt floors struggle to clear snow and stay warm. The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) reported that more than 100 tents have caved under the weight...

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