October 28, 2013
A Catholic medical student and native of Jerusalem works is several hospitals in Jordan, responding to the needs of Syrian refugees.
October 2, 2013
National Catholic Register interviewed two CRS staff to get their first-hand account of the hardships Syrian refugees face every day while they try to survive, having fled the violence in their home country.
September 30, 2013
Pope Francis calls for more prayer for the situation in Syria.
September 27, 2013
Catholic News Service reports on the difficulties of responding to the needs of so many Syrian refugees. Quotes CRS’ Caroline Brennan.
September 26, 2013
PODCAST IN SPANISH: Most of the Syrian refugees are women and children. CRS is providing critical support to thousands of people who have fled Syria due to the violence.
September 12, 2013
CRS’ Joan Rosenhauer tells Catholic News Agency what she observed on a recent trip to Lebanon and how CRS is helping Syrian refugees in the region.
September 9, 2013
Pope Francis thanked those who fasted and prayed for peace in Syria and the Middle East last Saturday, and urged continued prayer for the region.
September 6, 2013
Archbishop Dominique Mamberti, Vatican secretary for Relations with States, expressed Pope Francis’ concern about the current violence in Syria.
September 4, 2013
Pope Francis has called for a day of prayer and fasting this Saturday, September 7, for Syria and the Middle East.
September 3, 2013
Sean Callahan, CRS’ Chief Operating Officer, spoke with the Catholic World Report about how the Catholic Church is helping Syrian refugees.