September 5 event planned for Long Beach, California.
Commemoration coincides with feast of Romanian martyrs.
Bishop Kukah said that both Christians and Muslims have been targeted.
A church connected with the founder of the Knights of Columbus was desecrated in an attack on Thursday.
Global Christian persecution is ranked as less urgent an issue than human trafficking, poverty, climate change and the global refugee crisis.
After fleeing ISIS, a young Syriac Orthodox man talks to Aid to the Church in Need.
From a small gesture you can do single-handedly, to something that will take some networking, these are ways we can help our brothers and sisters in so much need.
Bernard-Henri Lévy provides eyewitness testimony to killing, raping and mutilation by Fulani herdsmen.
The sacramental vessel was used for target practice and serves as a reminder of the blood of the martyrs and the ultimate victory of Christ.
Site was place of worship for persecuted Catholics during "penal times"