Monday, January 17, 2005

Catholic Archbishop Kidnapped in Iraq

Please Pray For Archbishop Basile Georges Casmoussa.

Archbishop Basile Georges Casmoussa, 66, of the Syrian Catholic Church, one of the branches of the Roman Catholic Church was walking in front of his church in Mosul's eastern neighborhood of Muhandeseen when he was abducted.

"The Holy See deplores in the firmest way such a terrorist act," a Vatican statement said, demanding that he be freed immediately.

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