Posts Tagged ‘ Nineveh Plains ’

Nineveh Plain Authorities Vow to Rebuild Churches in Mosul

Jan 12th, 2017 | By

On January 11, Al-Mosuliya TV aired a report showing local officials touring the ruins of a church in Mosul destroyed by ISIS and vowing to rebuild it. Hassan Al-Sallaf, the deputy governor of the Nineveh Province, promises to rebuild the church, which is shaped like a ship, “along with all the other houses of worship,

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Pope Francis Remembers Christian Refugees This Christmas

Dec 28th, 2016 | By

On December 26, Pope Francis paid tribute to Middle East Christians who have remained loyal to their faith despite persecution by radical Islamist militants. Monday was the feast day of St. Stephen, the first Christian martyr. The pope spoke to thousands in St. Peter’s Square for his holiday blessing and mentioned those being persecuted for

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Christian Refugees in Ninevah Plains Find New Hope

Aug 8th, 2016 | By

After living in Internally Displaced People (IDP) camps for two years, Christian refugees in Mosul and the Nineveh Plains of Iraq are finally seeing light at the end of the tunnel and are praying that they will be able to return to their homes soon. These Christians were forced to flee their homes after the

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