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Iraq: ‘We are a martyred
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Amidst ongoing tension between Iran and the US and other crises in the region, faith remains strong in Iraq.

Missionaries of the Bethlehem Mission in Brazil
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"When I arrived at the Bethlehem Mission, they embraced me, gave me the gift of a smile and offered me food, a hot bath and clothes. I knew that God was merciful, but I didn't realize just how merciful."

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Bishop: Venezuelans are being denied ‘the basics of life’

“It is time for trust and unity so that we, as a people, can set ourselves up as a wall of peaceful resistance against those who want to besiege us and make us lose trust in God and in a better destiny, through the intimidating use of power and might.”

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ACN 20191112 93901

A New Church for a Village in India

The Catholic faithful in India’s Majerburi Village are delighted with their new church, which is large enough to …

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ACN 20191203 94669

A Car for Dominican Sisters in Belarus

In 1992, almost immediately after the collapse of the Soviet Union, three Dominican Sisters from Poland came to …

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ACN 20191119 94239

A Roof for a New Church in Nicaragua

After Haiti, Nicaragua is the poorest country in Latin America. Given that reality, the Church needs help in …

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ACN 20200108 95555

Support the Training of Catechists in the Democratic Republic of Congo

In the Democratic Republic of the Congo, as in almost every African country, catechists play a vital role …

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Pakistan: victim of forced conversion to Islam might testify in court—a first

It is the first case of forced conversion to Islam and forced marriage ever to come before a Pakistani High Court; and it is the first time that the Child Marriage Restraint Act has been cited in court.

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About Aid to the Church in Need
Words of Gratitude and Faith

"Aid to the Church in Need has distinguished itself by transmitting the loving charity of so many Catholics to those places where the Body of Christ – which is his Church – is suffering hunger, humiliation, persecution and martyrdom."

Bishop Raul Biord Castillo - Diocese of La Guaira, Venezuela
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