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Syrian natives who have ministered to refugees from the civil war there are trusting in God to protect their fellow Christians.

Syrian natives who have ministered to refugees from the civil war there are trusting in God to protect their fellow Christians.

George Weidenfeld was barely eighteen when Nazi forces occupied his homeland of Austria in 1938. He may not have lived to see his 95th birthday – celebrated this year – if not for the selflessness and generosity of Christians during World War II. 

George Weidenfeld was barely eighteen when Nazi forces occupied his homeland of Austria in 1938. He may not have lived to see his 95th birthday – celebrated this year – if not for the selflessness and generosity of Christians during World War II.

The sufferings of the Chaldean Catholic Church were the focus of Pope Francis on Monday when he addressed a synod of Chaldean bishops. He prayed for Middle East Christians and again called for international work to secure peace.

The sufferings of the Chaldean Catholic Church were the focus of Pope Francis on Monday when he addressed a synod of Chaldean bishops. He prayed for Middle East Christians and again called for international work to secure peace.

ΑΓΙΟΣ ΙΣΑΑΚ Ο ΣΥΡΟΣ SAINT ISAAK THE SYRIAN 2: Ἐξαγοραζόμενοι τόν καιρόν

ΑΓΙΟΣ ΙΣΑΑΚ Ο ΣΥΡΟΣ SAINT ISAAK THE SYRIAN 2: Ἐξαγοραζόμενοι τόν καιρόν

A priest in Syria has called for prayer after militants of the Islamic State kidnapped dozens of both Christians and Muslims near Homs last week.

A priest in Syria has called for prayer after militants of the Islamic State kidnapped dozens of both Christians and Muslims near Homs last week.

Icon of St. Thekla and Theotokos, from St. Thekla's Monastery outside Damascus, Syria

Icon of St. Thekla and Theotokos, from St. Thekla's Monastery outside Damascus, Syria

Reports surfaced on Thursday that Islamic State militants have bulldozed Mar Elian Monastery, an ancient structure located just outside a Syrian town captured by the group earlier this month.

Reports surfaced on Thursday that Islamic State militants have bulldozed Mar Elian Monastery, an ancient structure located just outside a Syrian town captured by the group earlier this month.

Jason of Tarsus...After preaching successfully for some time, the two missionaries were thrown into prison, where they converted seven thieves who afterward achieved martyrdom. The Syrians, however, venerate Jason as the apostle of the district round Apanea and as a martyr who was thrown to the beasts. The Roman Martyrology wrongly identifies him with the Mnason.

Jason of Tarsus...After preaching successfully for some time, the two missionaries were thrown into prison, where they converted seven thieves who afterward achieved martyrdom. The Syrians, however, venerate Jason as the apostle of the district round Apanea and as a martyr who was thrown to the beasts. The Roman Martyrology wrongly identifies him with the Mnason.

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