The taking of the three men is the latest in a series of kidnappings of Middle East Christians

The grave threat to Palmyra should cause a collective shudder in all who love our heritage

Francis sends message to the patriarch of the Ethiopian Orthodox Church after latest ISIS massacre

Bishop Oliver Dashe Doeme of Maiduguri said that military intervention was the only viable option for combating the Islamists

Her story shows how easily the best human impulses can be twisted to evil

Satirical newspaper sends a message to Francis in issue featuring the Prophet Mohammed

Many Evangelicals look to Catholic Church to stem tide of Islamic militancy, says Bishop Nazir-Ali

The Islamic State may be defeated militarily, but its ideas will still attract young zealots

Reports suggest up to 58 Christian churches have been targeted by Islamists since military crackdown