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Iraqi Refugees in Damascus (Catholic News Service)
27 Apr 2010 – An election victory for Iraq’s more secular parties backing Prime Minister-elect Ayad Allawi is not tempting Iraqi Christian refugees to return home, even as members of the Chaldean Catholic Church hierarchy continue to express confidence that Christians can live in peace in Iraq.  Read more...
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Expert on Eastern Christianity Dies (Catholic News Service)
21 Apr 2010 – Czech Cardinal Tomas Spidlik, an expert in Eastern Christian spirituality and a famous preacher, died April 16 at the age of 90.  Read more...
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21 Apr 2010 – On Thursday, 22 April, at 1 p.m., hear CNEWA’s Msgr. Robert L. Stern as he joins Archbishop Timothy Dolan of New York discuss their recent trip to Lebanon and Syria.  Read more...
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Israel Honors Catholic (Catholic News Service)
19 Apr 2010 – Yossef Mtanes said it was not an easy decision to agree to be one of the symbolic torch lighters at the April 19 opening of Israel’s 62nd Independence Day celebrations.  Read more...
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14 Apr 2010 – About 150 Iraqi Christian refugees gathered with excitement outside the Melkite Catholic compound in Damascus.  Read more...
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06 Apr 2010 – The confluence of the Eastern and Western Christian calendars that leads to a common celebration of Christ’s resurrection this year is a “symphony that expresses the unity of faith,” said Latin Patriarch Fouad Twal in his Easter homily at the Church of the Holy Sepulcher.   Read more...
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Security Taints Holy Land Easter (Catholic News Service)
06 Apr 2010 – In stark contrast to the crowds which teemed through the Via Dolorosa and the Church of the Holy Sepulcher Good Friday and Holy Saturday, the ancient church was not nearly as full on Easter as each Christian community celebrated services at separate pre-agreed times at the spot believed to be Jesus’ tomb.   Read more...
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Security Divides Family on Easter (Catholic News Service)
06 Apr 2010 – For the fourth year in a row one Christian family in Jerusalem was unable to celebrate Easter together.  Read more...


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