University President John Garvey wrote about Christianity in the Middle East in his monthly Catholic News Service column. See below.

From: Catholic News Service (via Catholic Philly) Date: Dec. 16, 2016 Author: John Garvey

... And that is why we find the iconoclasm of the ISIS campaign so sacrilegious. It is a sin against faith, an effort to erase from our memories the fact that God became man, lived among us and died on a cross. Our faith is not just an intellectual construct; we are not just disembodied spirits. Jesus was and is as real as we are. ...

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