A letter by ACN International’s Ecclesiastical Assistant, Father Martin Barta, on the occasion of our 70th anniversary

A letter by ACN International’s Ecclesiastical Assistant, Father Martin Barta, on the occasion of our 70th anniversary

Dear friends, The year 2017 is marked by great yet completely opposing anniversaries: 100 years…

Orthodox and Catholics: “Saving unborn children together in the Spirit of Christ”

Orthodox and Catholics: “Saving unborn children together in the Spirit of Christ”

Orthodox and Catholics in Russia are developing joint initiatives for the protection of life. In…

Democratic Republic of the Congo – upsurge of violence against the Church. The Archbishop of Kinshasa responds

Democratic Republic of the Congo – upsurge of violence against the Church. The Archbishop of Kinshasa responds

In a message sent on Sunday 19 February to Aid to the Church in Need…

“From the very beginning, this charity has been a miracle”

“From the very beginning, this charity has been a miracle”

ACN celebrates its 70-year anniversary during the Year of Fatima  This year, the pontifical foundation…

In Paraguay religious sisters work there, where priests can rarely visit

In Paraguay religious sisters work there, where priests can rarely visit

This report was written by Jacques Berset as part of a project visit carried out…

ACN in Africa

ACN in Africa

(Originally published in Mundo Negro, June 2013, Spain – adapted by ACN in February 2017)…

Philippines: Adding an extra wing to the Carmelite convent in Tambacan for the accommodation and care of the frail and elderly sisters

Philippines: Adding an extra wing to the Carmelite convent in Tambacan for the accommodation and care of the frail and elderly sisters

The Carmelites in Tambacan have good reason to rejoice, for their convent, which  is dedicated…

A sturdy vehicle for the parish of Namswea

A sturdy vehicle for the parish of Namswea

The parish of Namswea lies in the far south of Tanzania, in the diocese of…

A Marshall Plan for Iraq: The restoration of Christian villages in the Nineveh Plains

A Marshall Plan for Iraq: The restoration of Christian villages in the Nineveh Plains

Königstein/Erbil, 27.01.2017. – “Hope is coming back to the Nineveh Plains” reports the Middle East…

A solar heating plant for the Benedictine sisters in Zhytomyr, Ukraine

A solar heating plant for the Benedictine sisters in Zhytomyr, Ukraine

The winters can be bitter in Ukraine. And at the same time energy prices are…