By Saad Sirop Hanna
The publication charts Hanna’s twenty-eight days in captivity as he struggles via threats, torture, and the unknown to piece jointly what little info he has in a bid for survival. all through this time, he questions what a post-Saddam Hussein Iraq capacity for the longer term, in addition to the occasions that lead the rustic on that direction. via severe problem, the younger priest profits a better wisdom either one of his religion and of last real to himself.
This riveting narrative displays the adventure of persecuted Christians world wide this present day, specially the plight of Iraqi Christians who proceed to dwell and carry their religion opposed to super odds, and it sheds gentle at the complicated political and non secular state of affairs that Catholics face in predominantly non-Christian countries. greater than only a own tale, Abducted in Iraq is usually Hanna’s portrayal of what has occurred to the traditional church buildings of 1 of the oldest Christian groups and the way the West’s response and inactiveness have affected Iraqi Christians. greater than only a tale of 1 guy, it's also the tale of a discomfort and persecuted humans. As such, this booklet might be of significant curiosity to these eager to examine extra in regards to the violence within the center East and the threats dealing with Christians there, besides all these trying to boost their very own faith.
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