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A Study Room and Lecture Hall for a Formation Center in Pakistan

A Study Room and Lecture Hall for a Formation Center in Pakistan

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The Dominicans are highly active in Pakistan, with 32 Dominican priests working in parishes across the country, as well in other areas, like in prisons, …

For India, 30,000 Bibles in the Khasi Language

30,000 Bibles in the Khasi Language of India

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Only a narrow strip of land links northeastern India to the rest of the country. As a result, the region is isolated and among the …

Pakistan flooding: Disease, debt, discrimination, and ruined crops

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“We moved to a hill after the boundary wall of our mud house collapsed but it was too hot under the open sky. We are unsure of our future. The cotton crop has rotted after the first harvest, and the sugar cane is being ruined.”

The Bible in Pakistan: ‘There is a blessing for those who touch the Word of God’

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“every day you should touch a page of the Bible, each word of the Bible. Go line by line, line by line, and obtain this blessing with your fingers, because it is written in the Bible that there is a blessing for those who touch the Word of God.”

Church leaders in Pakistan warn of famine and epidemics   

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Rampant illness is also a concern, according to Bishop Travas: “Dengue fever and cholera are spreading. The hospitals are overwhelmed and are sending people away.”

Mass Stipends for Carmelite Priests in Indonesia

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With a population of 272 million, Indonesia is the most populous Muslim country on the planet. For years, members of different faiths have lived there, …

The Pope in Kazakhstan & the ‘spirit of Assisi’

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The goal is that all religions commit to world peace. We need to clean up religion’s image, recover the true sense of religion. Pope Francis is sounding a wake-up call, not striking a hammer, he is lovingly telling us to “reopen the door to this hope” to let us show that religion is a path to peace.

Pakistan: ACN steps up effort to help victims of worst floods in 30 years

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As the official death toll tops 1,500, with several thousand more injured and more than six million people directly affected by the worst flooding in the past 30 years, urgent aid is needed to prevent the aftermath of the rains from being worse than the flooding itself.

ACN to help flood victims in Pakistan

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“90 percent of the territory of my diocese is flooded due to heavy rain. Many churches, parish houses and schools have been damaged by the rain flood. The people are left homeless and hungry besides the families grieving for the loss of their loved ones.”

Balochistan is deadly for Christians in pakistan

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The Catholic eighth grader and two of his friends were injured the evening of Aug. 8 awhen motorcycle-riding gunmen attacked the Christian colony in the Mastung area of Pakistan’s Balochistan province.

This Giving Tuesday, what will you give to keep our faith alive?

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