Tag: Chaldean

For Chaldeans who fled Iraq, New Zealand attacks brought back memories

For Chaldeans who fled Iraq, New Zealand attacks brought back memories

| Michael Otto | March 18, 2019 | 0 Comments

The St. Addai Chaldean Catholic community in suburban Auckland felt the impact of the Christchurch mosque killings with a special poignancy, because many members have experienced the sufferings inflicted by terrorism.

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Chaldean patriarch supports Holy Week peace march in Iraq

Chaldean patriarch supports Holy Week peace march in Iraq

| Dale Gavlak | April 5, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Chaldean Catholic patriarch is supporting a more than 80-mile peace march during Holy Week to urge an end to violence in his homeland and throughout the Middle East.

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Chaldean archbishop does not believe Christians will be gone from Iraq

Chaldean archbishop does not believe Christians will be gone from Iraq

| Dale Gavlak | May 10, 2016 | 0 Comments

Despite predictions that Christianity could be wiped out of his war-torn homeland within five years, an Iraqi Catholic cleric said he believes in God’s ultimate preservation.

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