Ukraine Update 2022

More than 14 million people have been forced to flee their homes since Russian soldiers first crossed the border. ACN is continuing to support the vital work being done by the Church across Ukraine. In the first three months after the Russian invasion alone, ACN approved 82 projects in the country amounting to more than £2.75 million.


When genocidal militants forced thousands upon thousands to leave their homes and obliterated everything they held dear, many feared it would spell the end of Christianity in Iraq. But, eight years later, we can report not only that Christians have survived the persecution but they are renewing their communities. With huge challenges remaining, we urgently need your help.

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  • MOZAMBIQUE: Terrorists slit the throats of three Christians

    A leading bishop in Mozambique has revealed that extremists disguised in military uniform gathered a crowd of people together, before separating the Christians and slitting their throats one-by-one. Speaking to Catholic charity Aid to the Church in Need (ACN), Bishop Alberto Vera Aréjula of Nacala revealed the details of the gruesome attack which took place […]

    With image of a burnt church in the Chipene Mission, Mozambique (© Aid to the Church in Need)
  • PAKISTAN: Desperate flood victims protect cattle with mosquito nets

    A leading bishop has described the scenes of destruction following the floods in Pakistan, with villagers resorting to extreme measures to protect their livestock. Bishop Samson Shukardin of Hyderabad spoke to Catholic charity Aid to the Church in Need (ACN) after his visit to Catholic village Mariamnagar, Sindh province and went to repeat his claim […]

    With image of flood devastation (© Aid to the Church in Need)

Upcoming Events

  • One Million Children Pray the Rosary

    One Million Children Pray the Rosary – 18th October 2022 ACN would like to invite schools, nurseries, parishes and families throughout the UK to join our annual  ‘One Million Children Praying the Rosary’ Prayer Campaign. Join children around the world in coming together in prayer for unity and peace. It is an invitation to remember the […]

  • Breaking the Silence Evening of Prayer & Talks

    The theme for the evening is ‘Breaking the Silence’ the keynote speakers are Fr Benedict Fadoju formally from Southwest Nigeria and Fr Milan Sabah from Iraq.  Both priests will be giving firsthand testimonies about their experiences of working in communities where their lives are at risk, daily, simply because they are Christians. Additionally, John Pontifex […]

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