One of the most colourful of Catholic practices, here we discuss the origins and reason for this popular devotion.
Anna discusses some of the challenges faced by Christians in living faithfully in contemporary western culture.
By donating to Aid to the Church in Need, you can provide Syrian families with some of the help and support they need.
This summer, Aid to the Church in Need invites you all to raise funds in support of displaced and refugee Christians around the world.
On ‘Red Wednesday’ (23 November), Christians, Jews and Muslims will be uniting against religious persecution. Key religious buildings will be flood-lit in red.
Victims of the Easter Sunday Pakistan bomb blast recovering in hospital have received a personal message of sympathy from the Pope.
The head of the Middle East’s Franciscans said more help is needed to keep Christians in the region – as an international conference on Syria’s refugee crisis got underway in London.
Aid to the Church in Need has announced 22 new aid projects totalling nearly £1.7 million for those in urgent need in Syria.
The Government of Iraq is guilty of not helping Christians desperate to flee Islamic State militia, according to a leading Catholic bishop from the country.