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ACN calls for day of prayer for Myanmar on February 1, coup anniversary

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ACN wants to remember the dead and intercede for the innocent civilian population, especially for internally displaced persons, including children, women, elderly, and the sick.

Help Construct a Parish House and Chapel in India

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The Diocese of Bettiah lies in one of the poorest regions of India. Located in the far northeast,  on the frontier with Nepal, the diocese …

Report: violence against Christians is on the rise across India

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The Hindu extremists who are behind these attacks, the report said, did not even spare women from their terror. More than 1331 women were injured in the violence against Christians.

Christians in Nepal—rising hope amid persecution

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“The caste system triggers discrimination and forbids some people to mingle with others. Low-caste people are not considered equal human beings. They have found a fortress in Christianity because the faith has no discrimination or caste system.”

Christians in India seek protection from Hindutva government

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“As long as the BJP [Bharatiya Janata Party] remains in the government, Christians will face high levels of injustice and persecution.”

Success Story: A Moped for Pastoral Work in India

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The people of the Parish of Saint Therese of the Child Jesus in Rajam, in the north of the state of Andhra Pradesh in central …

Help Renovate and Enlarge a Chapel in Sri Lanka

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The Parish of Maliboda Daraniyagala includes 53 Catholic families who work as day laborers on the tea plantations of the region. Like their mainly Hindu …

New religious body adds to Islamization in Pakistan

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“The Prime Minister wants the RAA to formulate an intellectual response to blasphemous acts in the West. A perfect response would be to discourage people from taking the law into their own hands and to punish others without a fair trial.”

Emergency Aid for Priests, Catechists and Needy Families Affected by the Pandemic in Pakistan

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The Islamic Republic of Pakistan has been severely hit by the coronavirus pandemic – not least economically. The consequences have fallen particularly hard on the …

In India, radical Hindus accuse two nuns of illegal conversions

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“We have not done anything wrong or illegal, yet in full public view we were forcefully taken to police station. It is quite shocking, and we never imagined such a situation in our lives.”

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