“May this prayer make them feel the closeness of God, who is faithful, and touch every conscience to bring about a sincere commitment to peace. May God, our Lord, forgive those who make war, those who make weapons to destroy each other. We pray for peace in beloved Syria.”
Most martyrs are killed anonymously while simply going about their jobs before being caught up in the violence from civil wars and terrorist groups. ,,,"In a century of continuing scientific advances, "How come men have not yet found a way of living in harmony, justice and peace with one another?"
"There is fear that the ISIS will return to our region, perhaps under a different name. That’s because of the lack of political unity in Iraq; and Christians have no confidence in their country’s political leadership, with legislators looking out for their own interests and discriminating against Christians."