Christian homes invaded in besieged Syrian city; families desperate to flee

25/2/2012 Barnabas Fund Christians desperate to flee the besieged Syrian city of Homs are caught in the crossfire; they are not even safe in their own homes as fighters invade and plunder their properties. Homs is the third largest city in Syria; its population is around 17-18% Christian The rebels, who are increasingly influenced by Sunni Islamists, go from ...

AJC Welcomes Greek Orthodox Letter on Relations with Jews

December 28, 2010 -- New York -- AJC welcomed a letter from the Greek Orthodox Church leadership reaffirming the “longstanding dialogue” and “close cooperation” between the church and the Jewish community. The letter to Rabbi David Rosen, AJC International Director of Interreligious Affairs, came in response to AJC’s condemnation of a high-level priest, Metropolitan Seraphim of ...