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ACN Feature: Central African Republic

Central African Republic A Miracle of Forgiveness   Easter is the feast of love, which conquers hate and death. And yet: it is difficult to love your enemy. It is commonly believed that offering love to the same person who is responsible for loved ones being wiped out or the loss of the roof over […]

Journey with ACN – Central African Republic

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 various projects we have helped to bring into being together with ACN benefactors. This week:   Central African Republic Repair of a vehicle for the diocese of Bambari, following the rebel […]

For Immediate Release: Central African Republic “Central African Republic threatens to become a hub for terrorism”

Eva-Maria Kolmann, ACN International Adapted by Amanda Bridget Griffin, ACN Canada   Montreal, Wednesday June 25, 2014 – The current crisis threatens to turn the Central African Republic into a “hub for terrorism and fundamentalism.” This was the warning given by the Italian Carmelite Father Aurelio Gazzera last Friday (June 20) while speaking before the […]

CENTRAL – AFRICA: HISTORY OF A CONFLICT (IV)

Given the dramatic situation known to Central-Africa for more than a year now, and by way of solidarity with its populace, we are continuing today with a series of articles which will enable you to accompany the people of this country, currently at the heart of an unspeakable conflict: a war which recalls the extreme […]

CENTRAL – AFRICA: HISTORY OF A CONFLICT (III)

  If the lines that you are reading are often stained with suffering, you will also see that they contain love stories which allow for transcendence. You will encounter men and women capable of acts of such beauty and of such solicitude, that you will recognize in them, propagators of hope which help us believe […]

CENTRAL – AFRICA: THE HISTORY OF A CONFLICT

ACN International Adapted by AB Griffin, ACN Canada Given the dramatic situation known to Central-Africa for more than a year now, and by way of solidarity with its populace, beginning today we will be offering you a series of articles which will enable you to accompany the inhabitants of this country, currently at the heart […]

25th DECEMBER – NINTH AND FINAL DAY: NOVENA for Central Africa – on CHRISTMAS DAY

 FOR THOSE WHO ARE STRIVING FOR PEACE “For a child has been born for us, a son given to us; authority rests upon his shoulders; and he is named Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace. His authority shall grow continually, and there shall be endless peace for the throne of David and […]

DECEMBER 22nd – SIXTH DAY: NOVENA for CENTRAL AFRICA

FOR THE POLITICIANS – THAT THEY MAY NOT  FOSTER HATRED BETWEEN THE RELIGIONS “O King whom all the peoples desire, you are the cornerstone which makes all one. O come and save man whom you made from clay.”  COME QUICKLY, LORD. COME, O SAVIOUR! GRANT US PEACE “ Turned out that Selekas demand for all […]

Update on Novena for Central Africa: A miracle in Bozoum

We would like to share this amazing experience  with you so that you might bear witness to the power of  our  fervent prayers for Central Africa: Yesterday was the first day of the Novena for Peace.  ACN felt it was imperative to launch this prayer initiative because the news arriving daily from the country was both frightening and […]

December 17TH – FIRST DAY: NOVENA for CENTRAL AFRICA

FOR THE REFUGEES, FOR THE 600,000 INTERNALLY DISPLACED AND THE 80,000 CENTRAL AFRICANS WHO HAVE BEEN FORCED TO FLEE TO NEIGHBOURING COUNTRIE “O Wisdom, you come forth from the mouth of the Most High. You fill the universe and hold all things together in a strong yet gentle manner. O come to teach us the […]