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Welcome to assembly

Welcome to assembly


Welcome to assembly

Bombed out vehicles in Syria’s largest city, Aleppo, during the Syrian civil war.http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_yikVv_YAvE&feature=plcp (ALEPPO)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k2icUY71r04 (BACKGROUND TO THE CONFLICT)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w_88DhYEAzU (WHAT’S BEHIND THE CONFLICT)

Welcome to assembly

United Kingdom

Conversion of the mighty saul paul

Conversion of the mighty Saul (Paul)

Syria s president bashar al assad

Syria’s PresidentBashar al-Assad



Gunmen loyal to both sides

kidnap people - sometimes for

political reasons but more often

as a money-making criminal

enterprise. So most people in

Damascus think it is safer to stay

at home after dark.

The Old City in the Syrian capital Damascus

is increasingly deserted

Video clip

Video clip


Yeah but how can i help

Yeah, but how can I help!?

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Joint Statement from the Catholic & Anglican leaders in England

We both continue to pray for a political solution to this tragic conflict that would stem the terrible violence and also empower all Syrians with their fundamental and inalienable freedoms. We also call for urgent humanitarian aid to reach all who are suffering. We pray that Syria can recapture its tradition of tolerance, rooted in faith and respect for faiths living side by side.

Pray for syria raise awareness of syria fund raise for syria

Pray for SyriaRaise awareness of SyriaFund raise for Syria

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A prayer for the people of Syria

Merciful Father, the strength of all who suffer, defender of all who trust in you, whose compassion never fails; look with mercy upon the stricken people of Syria, touch the hearts of all who oppress, that they may be open to the ways of justice and of peace; through Jesus Christ our Lord who suffered and died for all and who lives with you and the Holy Spirit now and forever.

Amen http://www.churchofengland.org/prayer-worship/topical-prayers.aspx

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St Benedict’s Syria Appeal

“We also call for urgent humanitarian aid to reach all who are suffering.”

Bishops of England & Wales – April 2013

How are you going to be Christ, the Good Shepherd, to Syrians in need help?

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