Vatican and Aid Group Urging Halt to ‘Apocalyptic’ Bombing in Syria

By BosNewsLife Middle East Service with additional reporting by Philippa Hitchen in Vatican City and Stefan J. Bos
DAMASCUS/VATICAN CITY (BosNewsLife)-- The Vatican and aid workers have urged the world to help end an "apocalyptic" bombing campaign in Syria where "thousands of families" live in underground shelters and "millions of children" are malnourished.

BREAKING NEWS: Al-Qaida Fighters Capture Syrian Christian Town

By BosNewsLife Middle East Service

SyrianChristianstargetsDAMASCUS, SYRIA (BosNewsLife)-- Rebels linked to terror group al-Qaida captured the Christian town of Maaloula on Sunday, September 8, as part of a campaign to take control of strategic mountains near the capital Damascus, opposition representatives said.

Over Thousand Muslim Clerics Watch Gospel Film In Syria (Investigation)

By Eric Leijenaar, BosNewsLife Senior Special Correspondent

damascus-31DAMASCUS, SYRIA (BosNewsLife)-- A film about the life of the biblical Apostle Paul, which "clearly reflects the Gospel," has been watched in Syria by over a thousand Muslim clerics and politicians, including a government minister, organizers said.