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ACN announces more help for the Middle East as crisis deepens

ACN announces more help for the Middle East as crisis deepens A leading Catholic charity, Aid to the Church in Need (ACN), has announced a series of extra emergency aid packages for people in Syria and Iraq escaping persecution and grappling with the onset of winter. ACN is rolling out 19 relief programmes in Syria...

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ACN Malta launches latest Report- Persecuted and Forgotten?

ACN Malta launches latest  Report-  Persecuted and Forgotten? Persecuted and Forgotten?, a detailed Report on the extent of Christian persecution worldwide produced by Aid to the Church in Need was launched in Malta last Saturday, 24 October. The launch took place at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Hall, Birkirkara. The opening address was delivered by...

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Pope endorses ACN’s Religious Freedom Report

ACN Report highlighting scale of persecution of Christians receives Papal message of support   The impact of violence, persecution and exodus on Christians in the Middle East and elsewhere is highlighted in a wide-ranging report Persecuted and Forgotten? which is due to be released in Malta next week by Aid to the Church in Need...

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Award-winning humanitarian visits Malta to speak at ACN report launch

Award-winning humanitarian who was kidnapped by terrorists visits Malta to speak at ACN report launch   Fr Khalil Jaar, who in 2002 received the prestigious Robert PW Pierce Award for Christian Services and Reconciliation, is arriving in Malta on 22 Oct for a programme of events to promote the launch of the Persecuted and Forgotten?...

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Share your family Christmas dinner with a Christian refugee family

Share your family Christmas dinner with a Christian refugee family This Christmas Aid to the Church in Need (Malta) is inviting families in Gozo to share their Christmas meal with Christian families who lost everything when they fled their homes in Iraq and Syria to escape from Islamic State terrorists. No we’re not actually asking...