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Aid to the Church in Need (ACN)’s report Hear Her Cries: The kidnapping, forced conversion and sexual victimisation of Christian women and girls investigates the global problem of women being targeted for sexual violence because of their religious beliefs and then forced to convert, often under pain of death.

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Latest News

  • EGYPT/INTERNATIONAL: Fresh plea to help abused Christian girls

    A human-rights expert has called on governments to take orchestrated attacks on Christian women seriously and offer help to survivors – including asylum. Professor Michele Clark – who carried out first-hand research into cases in Egypt involving Coptic Christian women being kidnapped, forced to convert and sexually abused under the cover of marriage – said […]

    Professor Michele Clark who carried out first-hand research into the kidnapping of Egypt's Christian women.
  • MALI: Islamist captors beat nun for praying

    A religious Sister abducted by extremists with links to Al Qaeda has spoken about her more than four-and-a-half years of abuse while a prisoner. Speaking to Catholic charity Aid to the Church in Need (ACN), Sister Gloria Cecilia Narváez, who was kidnapped in February 2017 and released in October 2021, described being maltreated by her […]

    With picture of Sister Gloria Cecilia Narváez (© Aid to the Church in Need)

Upcoming Events

  • The Symbolism of Colour in Icon Painting

    Dr Irina Bradley will give a lecture about the spiritual and technical processes of icon painting. The process of icon creating differs from an ordinary painting. Icons are created by a prayer and for a prayer, an icon expert Irina Yazukova once wrote. The forms and colours are deeply symbolic. The vanishing point is within […]

  • 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 […]

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A small but brave donkey named Bo yearns for a life beyond his daily grind at the village mill. Bo and his new friends follow the Star and become accidental heroes in the greatest story ever told – the first Christmas.