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Father Ragheed Ganni, martyr and friend remembered

By Donna Orsuto ROME — This Pentecost, I remembered in a special way Father Ragheed Ganni, who was brutally killed in Mosul, Iraq, after celebrating the Eucharist on Sunday, June 3, 2007. Marking the 10th anniversary of his martyrdom, I … Continue reading

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The youthful church in Iraq

by Tommaso Bacci The Lay Centre student community was pleased to host its first intercultural evening of the year on 28 February. It was the first in a series of events that aim to enrich the community through the unique cultural diversity … Continue reading

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How do Christians celebrate Christmas in Iraq?

This year The Lay Centre has two students from Iraq, and one of them, Sana Roffo, told us about their Culture and how they spend the Christmas holidays. In Iraq, Christians usually start the preparation for Christmas in the first … Continue reading

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