Francis’s meeting in the holy southern city of Najaf, during a whirlwind and risky tour of Iraq, marked the first time a pope has met with such a senior Shi’ite cleric.
The museum reveals a rare Eugolia token, believed to have been a souvenir for early Christians during their pilgrimage to the Holy Land.
A Vatican source said one of the aims of the trip was to comfort Christians who, amid wars and conflicts, have been forced to flee from Iraq and other Middle Eastern countries.
Missionary channel chief says Christians are called to spread the Gospel around the world, says God TV seeks to have Jews believe Jesus is the messiah, not convert them
Abraham met with SDF General Abdi and Christian defense forces and saw key areas such as Raqqa and Tel Tamr.
“I want to pray for Israel, but I always doubt how to do it. Now I have more words to pray,”
His death has sparked fears among the local Christian population that they are being targeted.
I have been honored to have Shimon Peres serve as the International Chairman of the Friends of Zion Heritage Center and traveled the world advocating peace with him.
Fatemeh Mohammadi was arrested after a woman harassed her because of her dress code and injured her in the face.
The arrest of the eight Christians was first reported on Friday by Article 18, an organization that promotes religious freedom and supports Iran's repressed Christians.