A whole section dedicated to the "living stones" and the courageous journey of the Christian minority in a situation of conflict and division. The difficulties and hardships, but also the hope and faith of the "little flock" living in the Land of Christ.
Syria: destruction and hope
05 April 2017
The fourth 'special' describes the use of donations from the Good Friday Collection: by pastor Aleppo.
Father IBRAHIM AL SABBAGH, ofm
Parish priest of Aleppo, Syria
"It has been six years from the beginning of the Syrian crisis and the question that comes to mind for many people is: < is there still a need to help Syria?>"
The question of father Ibrahim Al Sabagh, a Franciscan priest of Aleppo, resonates in our hearts and conflicts with the desire to say: “no, there is no longer need for help”. But the reality is quite different.
Since the beginning of the conflict, the number of victims has reached as many as 400 thousand including 2 million injured (11% of the population), [...]