University President John Garvey wrote about Christianity in the Middle East in his monthly Catholic News Service column. See below.
Christians fleeing for their lives see signs of faith destroyed too
From: Catholic News Service (via Catholic Philly)
Date: Dec. 16, 2016
Author: John Garvey
... And that is why we find the iconoclasm of the ISIS campaign so sacrilegious. It is a sin against faith, an effort to erase from our memories the fact that God became man, lived among us and died on a cross. Our faith is not just an intellectual construct; we are not just disembodied spirits. Jesus was and is as real as we are. ...
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