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Success Story: A Moped for a Religious Sister in India

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Sister Shobka Rani Talari smiles whenever she climbs onto her brand-new moped. She is what they call a “touring Sister,” a religious Sister who travels …

Touring sisters

In India, thanks to a new scooter, ‘touring sisters’ get a boost

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“Since Sister Shobka Rani has had the scooter, she has been able to double the number of visits  to villages,”

Support the Life and Ministry of 63 Religious Sisters in India

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The nuns of India’s Diocese of Roukela write, “We cannot save the whole world, but at least we can help those people here among whom …

Success Story: A New Church for the Parish of Saint Anthony Claret in India

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The 23rd of February, 2020, was a big day for the faithful of the Parish of Saint Anthony Claret in Bishrail, in the state of …

Success Story: 10 Mopeds for Pastoral Work in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands of India

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Thanks to you, our supporters, priests in the Andaman and Nicobar islands in the Indian Ocean now are able to more easily reach their parishioners. …

India—suffering and consolation in the time of COVID-19

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“While still adhering to the measures imposed, they are seeking out those in need and giving them food. They are helping everyone—Catholics, Protestants, Hindus, Muslims—without any discrimination whatsoever.”

India: falsely accused of murder, a Christian is out on bail

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“Initially, other (Hindu) prisoners treated us as murderers and they were hostile to us. It was a hopeless situation. When the mind was so distressed, prayer was the only solace for us. Besides our common prayers, I would start every day in prayer and end with prayer.”

In India, a battle to keep the country from becoming a confessional state

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“These are extremely bad times for Christians in India. We have had consistent attacks on pastors, priests and lay Christians.  Church property is targeted. And there is intimidation, harassment and denigration of Christians by Hindu nationalist groups.”

A New Church for a Village in India

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The Catholic faithful in India‘s Majerburi Village are delighted with their new church, which is large enough to hold the entire congregation. Thanks to the …

India: a sister who suffered sexual assault in the course of massacre of Christians, has rebounded to ‘bring her people hope’

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“I am grateful for my life, my strength, and my sense of purpose, all of which were given to me by God. He is my strength, even as my trial drags on. And He has empowered me to serve others.”

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Devastation in beirut

“Beirut is a devastated city. It’s a war scene – there is destruction and desolation in all its streets, its districts and its houses.”
Maronite Patriarch Cardinal Bechara Boutros Rai.

The destruction caused by the 2,750 tons of ammonium nitrate which exploded inside a warehouse was immediate, its impact intensely felt by the Christian quarter.
For a country hit by civil unrest, economic collapse, COVID and now disaster, how much more can our faithful endure? Please give today.