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Franciscan Fr. Ibrahim Alsabagh, pastor of the Latin rite St. Francis of Assisi Cathedral in Aleppo

Franciscan Fr. Ibrahim Alsabagh, pastor of the Latin rite St. Francis of Assisi Cathedral in Aleppo, says Pope Francis' donation to be used to help young Syrian families

Pastor of Aleppo: ‘Pope’s donation to help young Syrian families’

15/03/2017 11:43

Franciscan Fr. Ibrahim Alsabagh, pastor of the Latin rite St. Francis of Assisi Cathedral in Aleppo, says a recent donation from Pope Francis and the Roman Curia of €100,000 will go to couples and young families in need.

Destruction in the city of Aleppo

Destruction in the city of Aleppo

Aleppo: Faith and courage in a city of conflict

08/02/2017 11:16

As a fragile ceasefire continues to hold in the Syrian city of Aleppo, aid agencies are keeping up their work to help those who have lost everything as a result of the conflict.

A Syrian man sells barbequed meat in Aleppo's formerly rebel-held al-Shaar neighbourhood

A Syrian man sells barbequed meat in Aleppo's formerly rebel-held al-Shaar neighbourhood

Vatican delegation visits Syrian Aleppo

24/01/2017 13:45

Pope Francis has sent an official delegate from the Vatican’s Dicastery for the Promotion of Integral Human Development to Aleppo in Syria, Msgr. Giampietro Dal Toso

 

Children from the Latin Parish of St. Francis in Aleppo, Syria

Children from the Latin Parish of St. Francis in Aleppo, Syria

Pope Francis receives letter from Latin Parish of Aleppo in Syria

31/12/2016 06:19

The Latin Parish of St. Francis in Aleppo, Syria has sent a letter to Pope Francis ahead of the World Day of Peace, asking the Holy Father for his Apostolic Blessing for the many children there who have known only war.

Christmas ornaments decorate a balcony in Aleppo, Syria, in 2009.

Christmas ornaments decorate a balcony in Aleppo, Syria, in 2009.

Cardinal Tagle: Peace in Syria would be a perfect Christmas

16/12/2016 08:41

The President of Caritas Internationalis, Cardinal Luis Antonio Tagle, has issued a Christmas Message discussing the ongoing humanitarian crisis in Syria.