YAZIDI EXODUS. These refugees escaping from Iraq into Turkey were joined in September by waves of Syrian Kurds in flight from ISIS.
Signs Of the Times
Daniel G. GroodyOctober 02, 2014
On Sept. 18, the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria began a military offensive outside of the Kobane area in northern Syria, and in no time they had terrorized and seized 60 of the surrounding villages. Over the next three days an unprecedented flight of 160,000 refugees escaped across Turkey’s s
In All Things
Daniel G. GroodySeptember 29, 2014
An unprecedented 160,000 refugees fled from Islamic State offensive.
SOJOURNERS. Unaccompanied minors in Ixtepec, in the Mexican state of Oaxaca, June 18, 2014.
Daniel G. GroodySeptember 02, 2014
There is a story, often quoted in church circles, about a man who lived near a river. One morning he went to get some water and saw a body floating downstream. He dove in, rescued the body, pulled it to shore and gave it a proper burial. Two days later, he went for water again and saw three more bod