On Sunday April 12th, the renowned CBS news program, 60 Minutes, reported on the rebuilding of the Saint Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church and National Shrine at the World Trade Center.
Other Episodes from 60 Minutes
Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew, the leader of the Orthodox Christian Church, feels "crucified" living in Turkey under a government he says would like to see his nearly 2,000-year-old Patriarchate die out. Bob Simon reports.
Bob Simon steps back in time when he gets rare access to monks in ancient monasteries on a remote Greek peninsula who have lived a Spartan life of prayer in a tradition virtually unchanged for a thousand years.
The turmoil in Egypt has led to one of the worst persecutions of the country's Coptic Christians in the nearly 2,000-year history of the sect. Bob Simon reports from Egypt.
The exodus from the Holy Land of Palestinian Christians could eventually leave holy cities like Jerusalem and Bethlehem without a local Christian population. Bob Simon reports.