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Lebanon
June 18, 2021
“Due to the explosion which occurred on the 4th August 2020, Saint Joseph’s Church was severely damaged. Most of the wooden windows and doors were destroyed, the pitched roof was severely affected too.”
February 04, 2021
Six months on from the explosion that killed 200 people and injured 6,000 more, serious challenges still face Beirut. Since the blast, charitable organisations have helped the city get back on its feet.
December 24, 2020
Pope Francis called on Lebanon’s political leaders to use their responsibility to seek the best interest of the public rather than personal gain.
December 08, 2020
"It gives us great hope," the Chaldean Patriarch said, "to hear [Pope Francis's] speeches and his encouragement to remain in our land."
May 14, 2020
Pope Francis gives $200,000 in scholarship support to Lebanese students facing treble threat of economic crisis, political turmoil, health emergency
July 06, 2018
Lebanon represents the entire Middle East in miniature. We cannot let it slide into civil war
February 14, 2018
The three Lebanese men were ordered to learn verses about her virginity and about the Annunciation
November 13, 2017
Cardinal Rai's visit comes amid tensions over the resignation of the Lebanese prime minister while in Saudi Arabia