Purchase of new books for the library of the archdiocesan seminary sacred heart of Jesus in Diamantina

Jun 29, 2016Our Project of the Week in Brazil

Brazil New books for a seminary in Diamantina It was not by chance that the city of Diamantina got its name – for in the 17th century this was the first place where diamonds were found outside of Asia. But, as happens everywhere in the...

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Mgr. Ignatius Kaigama - Archbishop from Jos - Nigeria and President of Conference Episcopal from Nigeria in Fazenda Esperança - Guaratinguetá - Sao Paulo - Brazil

Jun 23, 2016An interview with Archbishop Ignatius Ayau Kaigama of Nigeria

Nigeria ACN Feature – Corruption is as great a danger as Boko Haram An interview with Archbishop Ignatius Ayau Kaigama of Nigeria Nigeria is Africa’s most densely populated country. About 20 million of a total of approximately 170 million Nigerians are Catholic. The greatest challenges...

India pastoral


India A pastoral program to mark the Holy Year of Mercy While still a young seminarian, Bishop Salvadore Lobo of Baruipur gained deep sympathy for the poor and disabled after meeting Mother Teresa. This meeting would then prompt him to volunteer in her Kaligat House of...

Pope Francis

Jun 17, 2016Pope Francis: Support of an “exceptional kind!”

  Pope Francis and Aid to the Church in Need Support of an “exceptional kind!” Montreal, Friday, June 17, 2016 During a press conference which took place in Rome, the Vatican confirmed that Pope Francis is supporting the charity organization’s work. “I trust Aid to...

Visit of Pope Francis to Turkey 28. – 30. November2014

Jun 16, 2016Press release: Pope Francis supports Aid to the Church in Need

Pope Francis supports Aid to the Church in Need in a new campaign Montreal/Rome, June 16, 2016 – Tomorrow, Friday  June  17 at 1 p.m. (Rome hour), at a press conference in the Sala Marconi held in the Vatican Radio offices, the international Catholic pastoral...

Construction of parish center in favour of St Andre parish, Maalaka

Jun 15, 2016ACN Project of the Week – A Pastoral Centre in Lebanon

Lebanon A pastoral centre in Maalaka   More and more Christians are leaving the Middle East. It is an exodus that no longer affects Syria and Iraq alone anymore, but also touches Lebanon. This country, which in the quite recent past was the only country...

Peace procession and Prayer day in Syria on the Day of the Child, 01.06.2016

Jun 9, 2016Syria : “God, give us peace!”

Syria  “God, give us peace!”   Thousands of children in Syria celebrated “International Children’s Day” as a prayer day for peace   On June 1, thousands of children of all denominations gathered in several Syrian cities to celebrate “International Children’s Day” as a prayer day...

2 motorcycles and 8 bikes for the parish St Augustin de Poko

Jun 8, 2016ACN Project of the week : pastorals bicycles and mopeds!

Democratic Republic of the Congo Gratitude for two mopeds and eight bicycles for the pastoral team in Poko   All across Canada, bicycles have become popular instruments for leisure activities and many people even use them to get to work.  Elsewhere in the world, this...

Project trip of Agnieszka Dzieduszycka and Ilona Budzbon

Jun 7, 2016ACN Interview – Meeting between the Pope and Grand Imam

Egypt The ice has been broken The meeting between Pope and Grand Imam received very positively in Egypt   Following the meeting between Pope Francis and the Grand Imam of the Sunni al-Azhar University, Ahmed al-Tayeb, on May 23 at the Vatican, hope soared in Egypt...

ACN-20160308 ARMENIA

Jun 1, 2016ACN 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...

A message of support from Pope Francis to Aid the Church in Need benefactors


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