Night of the Witnesses
AboutOn 23 November 2022, a unique event will be held in Australia for the first time at St Christopher’s Cathedral, Canberra: the Night of the Witnesses. An initiative of the Pontifical Foundation, Aid to the Church in Need.
It is a night of prayer, song and testimony that originated in France and is held annually in cities around the world including London, Washington, and Madrid. The Night of the Witnesses, will honour and pray for persecuted Christians – estimated to be 200 million around the world today.
The night will include stories of modern-day martyrs as well as listening to three distinguished guests give their testimonies; Cardinal Joseph Coutts (Pakistan), Archbishop Amel Nona (Chaldean Eparchy) and Regina Lynch (ACN International).
We invite you to be a part of this inaugural Night of the Witnesses, and to encourage you to invite family, friends and parishioners. A light supper will be served following the event. Visit www.aidtochurch.org/notw
St Christopher's Cathedral
Corner of Canberra Ave and Furneaux St, Forrest ACT 2603