Written By: FA ME / USA
Writing again to you my friends, not to tell you how Iraqis are celebrating Christmas, neither I’m in position to tell you how do we celebrates Christmas events starting from Christmas Eve until the day of the New Year. But regretfully, I’m writing this time and as usual to bring up some sad news of another church bombed in Mosul city. This old city that still suffers from the outsiders, who “with implicit help from the insiders” are crouching to every corner in this city to establish one or more forms of terror and destruction.
St. Thomas Church of Orthodox is a very old Church. Famous of having the “Relics” of St. Thomas the Doubting, was called the doubting because he suspected the resurrection of Jesus Christ, and believed only when he saw the nail pounded though Jesus’ hands.
Two days ago and in the Christmas Eve, this church was a victim of another terrorist act that led to damage outside and inside the church.
This time the terrorists who had done this act didn’t realize by attacking this church they are attacking the long history, heritage, and culture of Iraqi Christians., who are proud to announce themselves as the first believers ever in their Christian Faith.
No more words to say how terrible these acts are, some pictures of the destroyed Church: