Syrian Bishop To Discuss War-Torn Country at Hellenic College Holy Cross

16/3/14 Bishop Elias Toume of Wadi Al Nassara, a resident bishop in the region of Homs, Syria will offer a talk on “Christians in Syria at the Crossroads” at Hellenic College Holy Cross on March 28 at 7:00 p.m. Living in the war-torn area of Homs, Bishop Elias will share an insider’s perspective on the great challenges and suffering ...

Syrian Bishop Warns Intervention Could Spark ‘World War’

(AFP) -- A Syrian Chaldean Catholic bishop on Monday warned that an armed intervention in Syria could unleash a "world war", while the Vatican's official newspaper called for more "prudence" from Western powers. "If there is an armed intervention, that would mean, I believe, a world war. That risk has returned," Monsignor Antoine Audo of Aleppo ...

Syrian Bishop Fears Mass Exodus of Christians

Luiza Oleszczuk Christian Post Reporter 16/3/2012 Will Christians in Syria – which has thus far been a relatively safe haven for religious minorities amid recent turmoil in the Middle East – be persecuted by religious extremists and forced to migrate after the fall of President Bashar Assad, as was the case with Iraqi Christians after the fall of ...

Three men charged in northern Germany attack on Syrian Bishop

9/1/2011 Paderborn, Germany - Prosecutors in the German city of Paderborn have charged three suspects in a brutal attack nine months ago on a Syrian Orthodox bishop, they announced on Sunday. A 36-year-old Syrian, as well as two 33-year-olds from Turkey and Sri Lanka, are accused of attempted murder, robbery and assault. Bishop Julius Hanna Aydin was attacked ...