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Chaldean priest in Arizona remembers his martyred cousin whose canonization cause was recently opened

This undated photo of Chaldean Father Ragheed Aziz Ganni appeared on the Web site of AsiaNews with a story about his death. The priest and three subdeacons from Church of the Holy Spirit in Mosul, Iraq, were killed June 3,

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Fr. Douglas Bazi visits Phoenix

More than 1,000 people showed up at Xavier College Preparatory May 3 to hear Fr. Douglas Bazi speak. In a one-hour talk that help the audience spellbound, Fr. Douglas told the story of his capture and torture at the hands

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‘ONE’ Magazine publishes story of Chaldeans in the Southwest

What an amazing privilege: last summer I was asked to travel to El Cajon, California, to write about the Chaldean Catholic community. My trip coincided with the ordination of two men to the priesthood: Fr. David Stephan and Fr. Royal

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