Interview

KOREA: What will happen to the inter-Korean Olympic romance after the Olympic fire has gone out?

28 Feb , 2018  

Rarely have current politics played such a key role in the Olympic Winter Games as they did in PyeongChang. Maria Lozano spoke with the director of the South Korean office of Aid to the Church in Need in Seoul, Johannes Klausa, about the fragile step the North and South have taken towards one another and […]

News

UNDP and ACN: High level meeting to channel more help to suffering Christians in the Nineveh Plains

28 Feb , 2018  

Representatives of Aid to the Church in Need (ACN) and the Knights of Columbus (KoC) were received today by Mr. Mourad Wahba the Assistant Secretary General at the United Nations Development Programme to brief the UN on the situation of Christians and minority populations in the Nineveh Plains. ACN and KoC drew attention to the […]

Feature Stories

Mexico, one of the most dangerous countries for priests

26 Feb , 2018  

According to the Catholic news portal CCM, Mexico is the most dangerous country in Latin America for priests. “For the ninth year in a row, and even though no wars are being fought on our soil, our country is the nation with the highest number of murders of priests,” said priest and journalist Sergio Omar […]

News & Events

ACN Lights Italy’s Colosseum to Honor Persecuted Christians

26 Feb , 2018  

Aid to the Church in Need (ACN) illuminated the historic Colosseum in Rome, Italy with red lights to honor the sacrifice of modern-day martyrs who offered their lives for their faith. ACN is the same organization that leads the celebration of Red Wednesday every November to open the eyes of the world to the violations […]

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News, News & Events

ACN TO ILLUMINATE COLISEUM IN RED – AND CHURCHES IN ALEPPO AND MOSUL AT THE SAME TIME. BREAKING THROUGH THE BARRIERS OF INDIFFERENCE TO PERSECUTION!

8 Feb , 2018  

  “Our aim is to break through the indifference, above all among the international community, and to strive to ensure that after 24 February no one can continue to ignore the persecution of Christians.” The words are those of Alessandro Monteduro, the director of the Italian branch of the international Catholic pastoral charity Aid to […]

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