CRS Ministry Resource Center
ministry tools for prayer, formation and action with a global perspective
Advent Resources For Your Parish
These Advent reflections, activities and prayers invite the entire parish community to prepare their hearts to welcome Emmanuel, “God with us” (Matthew 1:23), into our world.
Advent Meditation: The Joyful Mysteries of the Rosary
These reflections for Advent on each of the Joyful Mysteries include a story of refugees today in the Middle East, where the Holy Family was from.
Holy Family, Refugee Family: Digital Advent Retreat
Take ten and pray this digital Advent retreat about how the Holy Family was a refugee family.
Advent and Christmas Prayers from CRS
These prayers for the Advent and Christmas seasons give great thanks for the birth of the Lord, into our world, into our lives, in all the broken-ness and messiness that that implies.
Catholic Social Teaching 101 Videos and Materials
CST 101 is a collaborative 7-part video series, with accompanying discussion guides, posters and handouts, presented by the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops and Catholic Relief Services on Catholic social teaching .