Christians Under Siege

U.S. Journalist Beheaded by Jihadists in Syria

"There is still hope for the Christians in Iraq, but only if we act now"

Aid to the Church in Need delegation visits Christian refugees in Iraq

Appeal to save Nineveh Plain from Jihadists

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Iraqi and Syrian Christians are currently being driven from their homes, are caught in fighting between Sunni and Shiite Muslims, and face persecution at the hands of Jihadists. They need our prayers and support. To date, Aid to the Church in Need has given over $3.5 million in aid to the suffering Church and her faithful in the Middle East. Please watch the short slide at left documenting the crisis.


Churches in Need

Christians in Sudan: second-class citizens

In Nigeria, the evil of Boko Haram

After the World Cup in Brazil, the bare bones of faith remain

Ethiopia - "I'm going to become a priest!"


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Build A Place for Young People in Ecuador to Grow in Faith and Maturity

Many children in Ecuador grow up in very poor circumstances; this country of South America has been going through a profound financial and economic crisis, ever since the collapse of several of its banks in the late 1990s. For years now, because of the economic situation, hundreds of thousands of Ecuadoreans have been leaving their home country in search of work abroad. But it is the rural indigenous peoples who are most affected by dire poverty, and it is to them above all that the pastoral concern of the Catholic Church is directed. Read More

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