Fr Ragheed Ghanni - Shot dead when he refused to close his church

On June 3, 2007, Trinity Sunday, the Sunday after Pentecost, Fr Ragheed Ghanni was killed along with three subdeacons including his cousin in front of Mosul's (Iraq) Holy Spirit Chaldean Church …
The article's title is misleading. He was shot for refusing to convert to Islam. Direct quote: "Then the gunmen demanded that the four men convert to Islam - they refused and were shot dead."
Eternal rest grant unto Fr. Ragheed Ghanni oh, Lord.
Ivan Tomas
Holy martyrs! Pray for us!
How can I close the house of God? What a beautiful and courageous man.
I know Our Lady came for him to take him home!
My Jesus Mercy.