Lebanon Appeal 2021

Following last year's devastating explosion in Beirut, which ripped through the Christian quarter, families like Georgette and her children are still struggling to survive. They place their trust in God - and ACN.


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Latest News

  • IRAQ: Iraq’s extremists emboldened by Taliban takeover

    The threat of Daesh (ISIS) and other extremists in Iraq has grown following the Taliban’s return to power in Afghanistan – according to one of the Middle East’s most respected bishops. Chaldean Catholic Archbishop Bashar Warda of Erbil told leading Catholic charity Aid to the Church in Need (ACN) that the Taliban’s rise to power […]

    With image of Chaldean Catholic Archbishop Bashar Warda of Erbil (© Aid to the Church in Need)
  • AFGHANISTAN: ‘The Taliban killed my parents’

    An Afghan Christian, whose parents were killed by the Taliban when he was eight, has given fresh insight into what Christians can expect following the extremist group’s takeover. Speaking to Catholic charity Aid to the Church in Need (ACN), Ali Ehsani, a 38-year-old lawyer now based in Italy, explained that the Taliban was merciless when […]

    With image of Ali Ehsani (© Aid to the Church in Need)

Upcoming Events

  • Ten churches in ten miles

    Based around Elena Curti’s recent book, Fifty Catholic Churches to See Before You Die, the ACN Team is walking 10 miles to 10 churches in London, in one day — 21st May 2022. These churches include Tyburn Convent, St Patrick’s Soho Square, and Notre Dame de France. At each church we will be praying for […]

  • Aid to the Church in Need’s Pilgrimage to The Holy Land 2021 (POSTPONED – 2022)

    Aid to the Church in Need’s Pilgrimage to The Holy Land (POSTPONED) Tuesday 3rd – Wednesday 11th May 2022(To be confirmed) We hope you will join us on this wonderful opportunity to walk in the footsteps of Our Lord. We will not only visit Holy sites, but we will have the chance to visit ACN […]

    Chapel of Dominus Flevit - View through window over altar to Jerusalem

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Adoration of the Magi

This vibrantly colourful image of the Magi, offering up their gifts to the baby Jesus, is from the wall mural found in Holy Trinity Church.



Red Suprafleece Snood

Show your support for the persecuted Christians around the world by wearing this bright red Snood. This 3 in 1 soft breathable Suprafleece material will keep your neck warm, can be used as a face covering and can even pull over your head to keep ears warm! Ideal for those long winter months. With pull tag to tighten. Machine washable.