Syrian Christians

Bishop Flavianus Michael Melki has been called a “model for holiness” for persecuted Christians

Maronite leader said survivors are praying, but added the bombings are “a kind of Russian roulette”

Takeover of town is a threat to monks at Mar Elian monastery

George Weidenfeld says he has a ‘debt to repay’ after Christians helped him reach and settle in Britain in 1938

Fr Jaques Mourad worked tirelessly for displaced refugees, regardless of their religion

Britain’s foreign policy does nothing to help the persecuted Church

Patriarch confirms women are unharmed after being taken by jihadis last December

Patriarch says Pope Francis’s prayers stopped western powers bombing Damascus

The regime hopes for a Paris-style solution to its rebellion