Aid to the Church in Need to send emergency aid to dioceses in Sri Lanka

The pontifical international charity Aid to the Church in Need (ACN) has announced a special aid package for priests and religious in Sri Lanka who are suffering the effects of a very serious economic and social crisis. “The economic situation in the country is very serious,” says Msgr. Valence Mendis, Bishop of Kandy and Apostolic […]

“The government has failed us in Nigeria,” and the West is complicit

Archbishop Matthew Man-Oso Ndagoso, of the Diocese of Kaduna, laments that there is no religious freedom in the north of the country but dismisses the idea that the conflict between Fulani herdsmen and farmers is a religious issue. The image that Archbishop Matthew Man-Oso Ndagoso paints of Nigeria at the moment is bleak. “For the […]

Press Release – Nigeria

Nigeria Bishops attack government corruption  John Newton, ACN United Kingdom Adapted by Amanda Bridget Griffin, ACN Canada Attacking “the ugly tide of corruption” in Nigeria’s government, a Catholic bishop has highlighted the tough challenges the country’s new administration will face after the election.  Montreal, Friday February 13 – In a message sent to international Catholic […]