Ancient Faith Radio Special Broadcast September 8: “Crisis in Syria”


On Sunday, September 8, 2013, Kevin Allen, host of Ancient Faith Today, will speak live with Middle East experts about the complex crisis in Syria, its main players and their interests, and what effects an American military attack will have on Syria, its struggling Christian population, and the region.

The program will air at 8:00 p.m. EST/7:00 p.m. CST.

Joining Kevin will be Dr. Najib Saliba, Professor of History at Worcester State College and a member of the Middle East Studies Association and the Arab-American University Graduate Association, and Samuel Noble, a researcher in medieval Arabic Orthodox Christianity and Ph.D. candidate in Religious Studies at Yale University.  He specializes in numerous forms of Arabic and has focused his research on Arabic and Syriac Orthodox Christianity in the Middle East from the eighth to the 18th centuries.

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