Monthly Archives: July 2018

Pope nominates presidents-delegate for upcoming Synod of Bishops

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Pictured are four cardinals who have been appointed by Pope Francis to preside over sessions of the October 2018 Synod of Bishops on young people, the faith and vocational discernment. From left are Chaldean Catholic Patriarch Louis Sako of Baghdad, Iraq; Cardinal Desire Tsarahazana of Toamasina, Madagascar; Cardinal…

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Germany’s Collusion With Muslim Anti-Semitism

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German authorities condemn anti-Semitic violence in word and condone it in deed. Daniel Greenfield Daniel Greenfield, a Shillman Journalism Fellow at the Freedom Center, is an investigative journalist and writer focusing on the radical left and Islamic terrorism…

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Middle East’s Christians are dwindling despite deep roots

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Today, members of the faith make up only 4% of the region’s population, down from 20% before WWI Pope Tawadros II, the 118th pope of the Coptic Church of Egypt, is greeted by Egyptian Christians as he prepares to lead a midnight Mass at St. Mark’s Cathedral in Cairo, Egypt, in January 2013 (AP/Amr Nabil)…

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Christians in the Middle East: dwindling despite deep roots

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In News5 Comments Christians have been rooted in the Middle East as minority communities since the birth of the religion, but their numbers are dwindling amid conflict and jihadist attacks. Christians Today they make up only four percent of the region’s population, down from 20 percent before the First World War, Cardinal Kurt Koch,…

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