France: The Night of Witnesses 2022 – Aid to the Church in Need (ACN) presents three testimonies of persecuted Christians

Thousands of people physically or virtually attended The Night of Witnesses (La Nuit des Témoins), a series of events under this name organized by the pontifical international charity Aid to the Church in Need (ACN) from January 22 to 28, 2022, throughout France. During these vigils, the portraits of 13 martyrs murdered for their faith in 2021 […]

Armenia – War Exposes Hypocrisy of Governments

On November 9, an agreement was signed between Armenia, Azerbaijan and Russia with the aim of bringing to an end the military conflict over the disputed region of Nagorno-Karabakh. However, many Armenians feel betrayed by the conditions of the armistice, under which Azerbaijan would retain control of the territories it has won during the war […]

ACN Project of the Week – Armenia

Armenia A Sunday school program for children in Arik    Pope Francis is scheduled to travel to Armenia in June of this year. The Armenians are proud that as early as in the fourth century, Christianity was declared the state religion in their country, and thereby making it arguably the oldest Christian nation in the world. […]

Journey with ACN – Syria

JOURNEY WITH ACN is our weekly newsletter regularly posted to our website and designed to acquaint you with the needs of the Catholic Church around the world and introducing you to various projects we have helped to bring into being together with our partners and ACN benefactors. This week:  Syria The Consecrated life For a tiny corner of Heaven   […]

Journey with ACN – September 2014

JOURNEY WITH ACN is our  weekly newsletter which is regularly posted to our blog on Fridays. It has been designed to acquaint you with the needs of the Catholic Church around the world as well as with various projects we have been able to bring to life thanks to people like you, our ACN benefactors. This week […]