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Pastoral Aid

Support Pastoral Summer Activities for Children and Young People in Egypt

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As in other parts of the world, children and young people in Egypt have long been looking forward to the summer. In particular, there are …

Help for Catechists’ Families Forced from their Homes by Islamist Terrorists in Burkina Faso

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Christians in the Diocese of Dori make up only a tiny and widely scattered minority in their region in the far north of Burkina Faso, …

Support the Youth and Family Apostolate of Salesian Brothers in Ethiopia

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Ethiopia is a country filled with contradictions. On the one hand, the country is showing strong economic growth; on the other, there is still deep, …

Support Youth Apostolate in Pakistan

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Roughly half of the 207 million people who make up the population of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan are younger than 25, while one third …

Support Ongoing Pastoral Outreach to the Borana People of Ethiopia

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The Holy Cross Parish is based in the village of Dhadim, in a remote and underdeveloped region of southern Ethiopia. Its people are members of …

Finish Accommodations for Pilgrims at the Shrine of Berdychiv in Ukraine

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The image of Mary in Berdychiv’s Carmelite Monastery and Church is a shrine for Ukraine’s Catholics. The monastery and its attached church were originally built in 1630 by the family of a Polish nobleman, who also donated the image of Mary. Since then, it has drawn large numbers of Catholic faithful, who lay their cares and concerns at the feet of the Mother of God. One of the shrine’s most significant moments was its crowning by the local bishop in 1998, with a crown blessed by Pope John Paul II.

Help a Youth Pastoral Center in Bosnia and Herzegovina

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Catholics are a minority in Bosnia and Herzegovina – barely 14%, and declining. During the Bosnian war, from 1992 to 1995, half the Catholic population was expelled or forced to emigrate. Even today many Catholics are leaving the country because they can see little future for themselves, owing to the discrimination they face in seeking employment, in the schools and in social life.

Courses in Life Skills for Vulnerable Youth in Colombia

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For 20 years now, the Dominican Sisters in Docordò, Colombia, have been trying to help young people. Through educational work and intensive personal accompaniment, they try to keep young people from falling into the clutches of the armed gangs, who are very prevalent and active in the region. Many of these young people are suffering and exploited, often lacking love and hope in their lives.

An Evangelization Center for Young People in Benin

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Benin is a complex and varied African country. While in the north, the population is overwhelmingly Muslim, with Christians making up only a small minority, in the south, the population consists mainly of Christians and members of traditional African pagan religions.

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Words of Comfort and Hope

“This brief note is to let you know that we, the monks in Sri Lanka, are praying for the whole world every day from 7:30 pm to 8:30 pm before the Blessed Sacrament. And as we pray for the whole world, we have not forgotten you at ACN; you and your loved ones are also remembered in a special way. We pray that the Good Lord may protect you, your loved ones from this pandemic as we believe in a God who is good.”