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Thank you! You have made us feel that we are at Christmas!

Dear All: Although we are delayed by a few days –you know the “technical” inconveniences of this mission– we write a few lines to wish you happy feasts! We thank all of you for the greetings that you sent us! … Continue reading

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Even the most difficult needs that these people face do not make them give up!

Dear all: Although it was some time ago that we wrote this chronicle, now that we have internet connection, we would like to share it with you. It is very cold in Aleppo. We have just a few hours of … Continue reading

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THIS PEOPLE LIVES FROM JOY TO JOY!

After another week in the darkness … power was restored today! It was only for a short while, but it meant a citywide celebration. The power plant is under siege and so the problem is not solved yet. Apparently they … Continue reading

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FRATERNITY, THE FOUNDATION AND PATHWAY TO PEACE

MESSAGE OF HIS HOLINESS FRANCIS FOR THE CELEBRATION OF THE  WORLD DAY OF PEACE 1 JANUARY 2014 FRATERNITY, THE FOUNDATION AND PATHWAY TO PEACE 1. In this, my first Message for the World Day of Peace, I wish to offer … Continue reading

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“I will not resign myself to a Middle East without Christians,” says Pope Francis

Today the Pope met with representatives of the various Catholic Churches of the Eastern Rite and spoke about the need for transparency in the management of assets. “Our priests are entitled to our good example,” he added ANDREA TORNIELLI VATICAN … Continue reading

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Although they have lost so much, they have gained spiritually much more!!

SPIRITUAL EXERCISES, Aleppo, August 2013 August was the month of the Spiritual Exercises. There were six batches of the Spiritual Exercises – for youth and adults, for religious sisters and priests – preached by Father Rodrigo, in Arabic and English. … Continue reading

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CONSECRATION TO OUR LADY

In the 3 terrible missile explosions that happened in January a few meters from where we live, our Cathedral Church was badly damaged, because of which it was closed for four months. In May, the month of Mary, we were … Continue reading

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