Thank you for visiting the website for AACC Church. This is an English Catholic Church in Antwerpen.
It is my pleasure to welcome you to the website of the Anglophone African Catholic Community Antwerpen Belgium. We are a vibrant community of faith in Antwerpen, Belgium. People of all ages, circumstances, and religious backgrounds discover a warm welcome in our community, and experience a powerful sense of God’s love and care. In prayer, worship and service, we gather in His Name, relying on His promise to be in our midst. Founded firmly in the faith and truth of the Catholic Church, we are proud of the legacy of our ancestors and are hopeful for our future. Without the Lord’s grace there is no other purpose for our existence. We have a wide range of activities and programs, and serves the local community in a number of ways. Whether you are a new-comer to Antwerpen in search of a parish home, a member of the parish family or your life of faith has drawn you to seek this information, it is my conviction that God has a plan for you to become involved in the worship and ministries of our Christian community. You can find out more by visiting the different sections of this website and checking out our calendar of events. You are always welcome to contact us by phone or email, or in person. Enjoy your visit to our website. We hope to welcome you into our community very soon. May God be with you and those you love as you live your journey of faith!
ATTENTION ATTENTION ATTENTION
We, the Anglophone African Catholic Community ( AACC ) Antwerpen like to bring to the knowledge of the general public that, the celebration of the Holy Saturday night will be our last Eucharistic celebration - last gathering and our last activity in the Heilig Hart Parochie Lange Beeldekenstraat. We will be moving to our new Parish on the Easter Day. The Easter Day and celebration will become a special moment in the life of Our Christian community because, it becomes our own Exodus to the promised land ( From Heilig Hart Parochie to Onze lieve vrouw Boodschap Parochie). From the Easter Day 01/04/2018, all our Church activities , meetings, practices and Eucharistic celebrations will be in our new Parish and at our usual time.
ONZE LIEVE VROUW BOODSCHAP PAROCHIE
CANADALAAN 103, 2030,
( All our correspondences remain the same except our address )
It is my pleasure to invite everyone, all English speaking Africans and non-Africans and those who may wish to worship in the English language to be part of our Catholic Community in our new Parish. We are vibrant Catholic Community of faith in the Diocese of Antwerpen. People of all ages, languages, cultures, African nations and beyond, old and young. We have our Eucharistic celebrations and other activities in ENGLISH LANGUAGE. We gather together every Sunday at 3pm in prayer, worship and service relying on His promise " I am with you always till the end of time".
We appreciate so much all the church community of Heilig Hart for their warm acceptance, love, concern and encouragement these past 15 years of sharing their parish space with them. A sharing that went beyond physical space to the fraternal communion of the faithful in Christ. In a special manner, we thank the Parish Priest Fr Kenny, Fr Macin and the kerkfabriek for their outstanding contributions, agape and help towards the growth of our community. We are very grateful. We also thank the church community of Onze Lieve Vrouw Boodschap for opening the doors of their church and their hearts for us. We hope that we will work together for the growth of our church communities in Antwerp. We are grateful. May God bless us all.
OKPONENWU Callistus Uzoma