ACN Project of the Week—Support for the youth pastoral centre in Sarajevo, Bosnia

Project of the Week—Bosnia Support for the youth pastoral centre in Sarajevo By ACN International, Adapted by ACN Canada Published online – November 29, 2019 Catholics are a minority in Bosnia and Herzegovina—now at a bare 14% of the population, and falling. This decline began during the Bosnian War (1992 to 1995) when half the […]

 ACN Project of the Week – Bosnia-Herzegovina – Construction

 ACN Project of the Week – Bosnia-Herzegovina – Construction By ACN International Published on-line, June 5, 2019 Bosnia-Herzegovina The St John Paul II Youth Pastoral Center: a tremendous success! In 2015, the Pope John Paul II Youth Pastoral Centre was first established in Sarajevo, the capital of the state of Bosnia-Herzegovina. It is open to […]

Bosnia – Two professions in the life of the Croat religious sister Marija Bešker

Bosnia The more people give, the greater their contentment   “She is stronger than Tito,” a doctor at the Trauma Surgery Unit of the Clinical Centre of the University of Sarajevo says. She is quick to retort, “Of course! President Tito is long dead and I – thank the Lord – am very much alive.” […]

ACN Project of the Week – Sarajevo

  Bosnia and Herzegovina Help for the training in Sarajevo The Bosnian war raged from 1992 to 1995 and at that time approximately half the Catholic Croats in the country were forced to leave and seek refuge abroad. Today, there are only around 450,000 Catholics still living in the country.   While it is true […]

Journey with ACN – Sarajevo

JOURNEY WITH ACN is our Friday our weekly newsletter regularly posted to our blog and designed to acquaint you with the needs of the Catholic Church around the world – and various projects we have helped to bring into being together with ACN benefactors. This week :  Bosnia-Herzegovina  A growing pressure on Catholics in Sarajevo One hundred years […]