Nairobi, 12 November, 2020 / 8:34 pm (ACI Africa).
Christians all over the world continue to be persecuted on the basis of their faith, a Catholic Pontifical organization has said while announcing this year’s global call for religious freedom.
In a statement shared on its website, the leadership of Aid to the Church in Need (ACN) has noted that #RedWeek 2020, a campaign initiated to draw attention to the persecution of Christians all over the world, will take place from 18-25 November.
According to ACN, hundreds of churches, monuments and buildings will be illuminated in red light in the global call for an end to religious persecution.
The events will include witnesses and prayers for persecuted Christians, COVID-19 challenges notwithstanding, according to the leadership of the international charity organization.
“In spite of the coronavirus pandemic, #RedWeek 2020, a campaign initiated to draw attention to the persecution of Christians all over the world, will still take place this year from 18-25 November,” ACN leadership announced in a statement published on Thursday, November 12.