METROPOLITAN HILARION: TERRORISM AND EXTREMISM IN THE MIDDLE EAST CONTINUE GROWING AND SPREADING LIKE A PLAGUE

On May 2, 2015, Metropolitan Hilarion as presenter of the Church and the World TV program had as his guest the chairman of the Imperial Orthodox Palestine Society Sergey Stepashin. Metropolitan Hilarion: Good afternoon, dear brothers and sisters. Christ is Risen! In these Paschal days, the mental eyes of many Orthodox faithful are directed to the ...

Syrian Christians Fear Violent Backlash From Uprising

Dominic Evans 12/102/2012 Sept 12 (Reuters) - In a walled churchyard in the old city of Damascus, a small group of Syrians debate whether the time has come to flee one of Christianity's ancient heartlands. Members of a Christian community which stretches back 2,000 years, they worry that Syria's civil war can have no happy outcome and they ...