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Pakistan Live video: ACN contacts on the ground sent us this ‘as-it-happens’ video of the unjustified violent attacks against Christians near Faisalabad. Please pray for all who have suffered as a result of this outrage.

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  • SYRIA: Charity announces fresh aid for earthquake-struck areas

    Repairs to schools, churches, monasteries, a kindergarten and a youth centre are to go ahead after a leading Catholic charity agreed significant additional aid for families made homeless by February’s deadly earthquakes in Syria. Aid to the Church in Need (ACN) announced today (2nd October) that it is providing a second tranche of more than […]

    The Melkite Church building destroyed during the earthquake.
  • IRAQ: Archbishop speaks of community’s pain after wedding blaze deaths

    Iraq’s Christians have been plunged into mourning, after a fire at a wedding celebration left more than 100 people dead and 150 injured. The blaze broke out at Al Haitham Hall, on the outskirts of Qaraqosh, in the Nineveh Plains, where the wedding reception of a Syriac Catholic couple was being held on the evening […]

    Archbishop Bashar Warda of Erbil (© Aid to the Church in Need)

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    Join Bishop Oliver Dashe Doeme of Maiduguri launching ACN’s #RedWednesday Rosary Campaign at St Patrick’s, Soho. A beautiful and welcoming house of prayer in the heart of London. It takes courage to be a Christian in Africa. Maidugri diocese in northern Nigeria has been at the epicentre of extremist violence targeting Christians and other minorities. […]

    With image of Bishop Oliver Dashe Doeme of Maiduguri (© Aid to the Church in Need)
  • #RW Annual Schools Mass

    Join schools from the ACN Central Area for the first of our Annual #ACN Red Wednesday Schools Masses. Our celebrant is Mgr Timothy Menzes. Primary and Secondary Schools are invited from across the ACN Central Area (Archdiocese of Birmingham, Dioceses of Leeds, Hallam, Nottingham, Northampton) to join together in praying for persecuted Christians and those […]

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