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Latest News

  • BURKINA FASO: Offering mercy amid the madness

    RELIGIOUS Sisters in Burkina Faso have told how they are risking their lives to provide food and sanctuary to hundreds of people – women, the elderly and children – fleeing the violence engulfing the country. Sister Pauline and Sister Marie Bernadette, current and former General Superior of the Sisters of the Immaculate Conception, gave Catholic […]

    Images: (Left to right) Sister Pauline and Sister Marie Bernadette (Credit: Aid to the Church in Need)
  • NIGERIA: Four kidnapped seminarians are finally named

    FOUR seminarians kidnapped in Nigeria by armed intruders have been named by a leading Catholic charity which supports persecuted Christians. Aid to the Church in Need can at last reveal that the four men are Pius Kanwai, 19, Peter Umenukor, 23, Stephen Amos, 23, and 18-year-old Michael Nnadi. They were taken on Wednesday (8th January) […]

    Two of the abducted seminarians

Upcoming Events

  • Join us for our Annual Lenten Service

    Stations of the Cross with Lenten and Passiontide Motets sung by the Schola Cantorum of the London Oratory School, directed by Charles Cole. Entrance is free with a collection for ACN’s work supporting persecuted Christians in Eritrea and Ethiopia. Refreshments to follow. To register your interest please email [email protected] or visit Eventbrite here.

  • In the footsteps of Jesus: An evening with Serena Fass

    Drawing on images from the Holy Land, lecturer and photographer Serena Fass takes us back to the places touched by Christ’s presence as He completed His mission on earth. We ask for a donation, suggested £5, on the night. Refreshments will be provided. Book your place by emailing [email protected] or by visiting EventBrite here.

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First Jigsaws – Christmas

Six simple jigsaw puzzles for the younger child, telling the story of Jesus’ birth. Each boxed set contains 4 x three-piece and 2 x six-piece puzzles and includes an illustrated story booklet that tells the Nativity story in chronological order. Age 3+ years.



Missa Carolae & Songs of the Nativity

Christmas in Rochester Cathedral is special, with an indefinable atmosphere that embraces both the quiet mystery of the Incarnation and the excitement of one of the greatest festivals. Directed by Roger Sayer and Daniel Soper and James Whitbourn: Missa Carolae Mass on Christmas Carols.



Flight into Egypt

This bespoke triptych depicts the Flight into Egypt from Matthew 2:13-23. The original mural can be found in St Mark's Coptic Orthodox Cathedral, Cairo Egypt. This image was taken by Mr Bob Fyffe – General Secretary, Churches Together in Britain and Ireland while on a pilgrimage trip to Egypt. © Aid to the Church in Need Die-cut.



My Story Time Parables – Story Book

A delightful and engaging book containing eight favourite Bible stories, with colourful pictures, to share and explain their meanings with your young children. Stories include: The Good Shepherd, The Loving Father, The Kind Stranger, The Two Builders, The Farmer and His Seeds, The Three Servants, The King’s Party, and The Foolish Farmer. Age 3+ years