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Father Jacques Mourad, who recently escaped from the Islamic State.

'It's truly a miracle' – kidnapped Syrian priest escapes from Islamic State

Oct 15, 2015

A Syrian priest who was captured by Islamic State militants in May thought he would die for his faith. Now,... Read more

Islamic State released images showing its militants demolishing Mar Elian monastery outside Al Quaryatayn, Syria, August 2015.

Islamic State destroys ancient Catholic monastery in Syria

Aug 21, 2015

Reports surfaced on Thursday that Islamic State militants have bulldozed Mar Elian Monastery, an ancient structure located just outside a... Read more

The hands of a Syrian woman now living as a refugee in Jordan.

Priest urges prayer for victims, perpetrators of latest Islamic State abduction in Syria

Aug 10, 2015

A priest in Syria has called for prayer after militants of the Islamic State kidnapped dozens of both Christians and... Read more