List of education and volunteer resources.
"Those who eat the Bread of Christ cannot remain indifferent before those who, even in our days, lack daily bread." - Pope Benedict XVI
We highly recommend these organizations for resources on mission, justice and peace,
and worldwide cultures for grades K-12 (as well as for adults).
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or their sponsoring organizations.
The U.S. bishops in 1997 issued a statement on global solidarity in which they said...
“Catholic communities of faith should measure their prayer, education, and action
by how they serve the life, dignity, and rights of the human person at home and
abroad. A parish’s ‘catholicity’ is illustrated in its willingness to go beyond
its own boundaries to extend the Gospel, serve those in need, and work for global
justice and peace. This is not a work for a few agencies or one parish committee,
but of every believer and every local community of faith.”
The following resources are offered in the spirit of that statement: