This November take action to help countless Christians in Africa suffering targeted violence for their loyalty to Christ. Stand with Aid to the Church in Need on #RedWednesday – 22nd November 2023.
Aid to the Church in Need are promoting prayer, information sharing and action for persecuted Christians and for 2023 their focus is on the persecution of Christians in Africa and in particular in Nigeria. Africa is now a priority for ACN with 9 countries in the emergency category.
Founded in 1947 as a Catholic aid organisation for war refugees and recognised as a Pontifical Foundation since 2011, Aid to the Church in Need is dedicated to the service of Christians around the world, through information, prayer and action, wherever they are persecuted or oppressed or suffering material need. ACN supports every year an average of 6.000 projects in close to 150 countries, thanks to private donations, as the foundation receives no public funding.
Join one of the ACN events on 22 November to break the silence on the persecution of Christians worldwide – especially those in Africa!