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The international Catholic pastoral charity Aid to the Church in Need (ACN) has pledged $2.8 in emergency aid Christians in Syria, who, for the most part, have so far benefited only to a limited extent from relief provided by the UN and other large, secular NGOs. In many cases, Christians are reluctant to registe...read more
Articles from section "Charity and Relief Organizations"
The president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, Archbishop Joseph E. Kurtz of Louisville, Kentucky, and the chairman of the USCCB’s Haiti Advisory Group, Archbishop Thomas G. Wenski …read more
Here is a message from Archbishop Jean-Clement Jeanbart from Aleppo. * * * Dear Friends, Christians all over the world are preparing the beautiful feast of Christmas with its humble and …read more
Most people celebrate their birthdays by receiving gifts, but Pope Francis did the opposite. To celebrate his 78th birthday on Wednesday, he gave 400 sleeping bags to Rome’s poor. Some 400 …read more
At a private meeting on Dec. 12, the Supreme Knight of the Knights of Columbus presented Pope Francis with $1.6 million for his charities. Pope Francis received Supreme Knight Carl Anderson …read more
On Saturday, Pope Francis received in audience a Delegation of the Friends of Gabriel Rosset and of the Foyer Notre-Dame des Sans-Abri, from the Archdiocese of Lyon, France, accompanied by …read more