Project of the Week – Support for Catechists in Ukraine

Support for a course in the biblical apostolate for catechists The most recent papal letter Antiquum Ministerium , in which Pope Francis establishes the  Ministry of Catechist, with its own liturgical responsibilities, was a source of great joy for ACN. Why?  Because ACN is already supporting the work of catechists in many countries all around the […]

Project of the Week – Transportation for the future priests of Brazil

A vehicle for the vocations apostolate and the seminarians of the diocese of Teixeira de Freitas-Caravelas The diocese of Teixera de Freitas-Caravelas is situated in the impoverished northeast of Brazil in the federal state of Bahia, a state which also happens to have the highest percentage of people of ethnic African origin in the country. […]

Project of the Week: Democratic Republic of Congo

Basic Support for Religious Sisters in Maluku Last year the Daughters of Mercy of the Third Order of Saint Francis celebrated the centenary of their foundation. The congregation was established in today’s Croatia in 1920, and eight years after its founding was incorporated into the Third Order of Saint Francis.  Today the Daughters of Mercy […]

Project of the Week: Mass Intentions for Nicaragua

Mass Offerings for the sustenance of five contemplative Albertine priests The monks of Saint Albert are a young, home-grown contemplative order of priests and religious in Nicaragua. Until recently there were no male contemplative religious orders in this Central American country. And the five men who have embraced this religious life in Estelí, in the […]

Albania: A Book on the Saints, for Youth Ministry

To see the saints as our friends and personal companions on our path to God – this is the idea behind the book Online with the Saints. Young readers are introduced to over 100 saints of every age and every nation – men and women, young and old, from many different backgrounds and various vocations […]

ACN Project of the Week: Help for the training of catechists in the Peruvian Andes

ACN Project of the Week in Peru Help for the training of catechists in in the Peruvian Andes by ACN Projects Department International Adapted by Amanda Griffin, ACN Canada Published online May 26, 2020 In one of the poorest regions of Peru lies the territorial prelature of Chuquibambilla high in the Andes at an altitude […]

ACN PROJECT OF THE WEEK – Help for the formation of seminarians of a new spiritual community in Brazil

Brazil Help for the formation of seminarians of a new spiritual community By ACN International Projects Department, Adapted by Amanda Bridget Griffin, ACN Canada Published on the web April 15, 2020   The Opus Mariae community (known in Brazil as Eis aí tua mãe – Obra de Maria) was founded in Brazil in 1990 and […]

ACN Project of the Week – 500 Bibles in Peru

ACN Project of the Week – Peru 500 Bibles for a prison apostolate By ACN Projects Department, ACN International Adapted by ACN Canada Published to the web March 18, 2020   As in many other parts of the world, in Latin America the prisons are hopelessly overcrowded and conditions are extremely hard. For example, the […]

Project of the Week: Support for the youth apostolate in Pakistan

Project of the Week:  Pakistan A spiritual breath for a youth apostolate in Faisalabad Published on line February 27, 2020 Roughly half of the 207 million people who make up the population of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan are under the age of  25, and one third of these are actually aged 14 or younger. […]