Articles tagged: Iraq
QARAQOSH: THE HOPE THAT ISIS COULD NOT KILL
The world watched in horror in 2014 as ISIS rampaged through Iraq, driving hundreds of thousands of Christians from their historic homelands. Five years on, a SAT-7 documentary visits the liberated city of Qaraqosh, where believers are rebuilding – unbroken, and filled with hope.
WHAT HAPPENED TO THE GIRL WHO FORGAVE ISIS?
Iraqi schoolgirl Myriam, whose message of forgiveness for ISIS ‘captured millions of hearts’ when it went viral, urges Christians to pray and bring hope to refugee children. As World Refugee Day approaches on June 20, SAT-7 documentary Sequel of Hope broadcasts her family’s message of hope after returning to their hometown of Qaraqosh.
“WHEN I REMEMBER ESCAPING ISIS, ALL I SEE IS JESUS”
It is five years since ISIS seized the Iraqi city of Mosul, displacing hundreds of thousands of people. Many Christians were among those forced to flee. Some who escaped Iraq as children are now grown up – including Bella and Sareel, two extraordinary, faith-filled 18-year-old girls.
“LITTLE SABAH, MY TEACHER AND MY HERO”
On a recent trip to Lebanon, Communications Officer Katerina Parpa visited a learning centre that uses SAT-7 ACADEMY’s educational programs to help refugee children thrive. Here she reflects on the experience and the heart-warming moments she shared with the Syrian and Iraqi children.
“I GAVE MY LIFE TO JESUS, SO I AM NOT AFRAID”
An Iraqi Christian and former employee of SAT-7 talks to us about returning to his home country.
DISPLACED IRAQI CHRISTIANS GATHER FOR “RETURN FESTIVAL”
Displaced Iraqi Christians gathered for a major prayer and worship event to mark the liberation of towns and villages in the Nineveh Plain from ISIS.