Beyond Fear, Beyond Anger: Healing Racial Division in the Church and Society - What is racism? How is it manifest in our Church and in society today, and how are we, as Catholic Christians, called to respond to it?  Experiential activities and discussions will help participants explore and reflect on the reality of racism and its influence on our personal lives. Hear about how the Catholic Church has... Read More
Catholic Relief Services – CRS Mini Grants - CRS Rice Bowl is Catholic Relief Services’ Lenten program for families and faith communities in the United States who want to put their faith into action. Through CRS Rice Bowl, participants are invited to hear stories about their brothers and sisters in need around the world, and devote their Lenten prayers, fasting and alms to... Read More
Ethical Shingles Vaccine - The only vaccines readily available in the United States for some contagious diseases (e.g., rubella, Chicken Pox and Hepatitis A) have been manufactured using fetal tissue from induced abortions. This creates a problem of conscience for some Catholic parents. As recommended by the Pontifical Academy for Life in 2005, a long-term solution lies in working... Read More