CRS Ministry Resource Center
ministry tools for prayer, formation and action with a global perspective
CRS Rice Bowl: Involve Your Whole Parish this Lent
CRS Rice Bowl offers resources that can help people of all ages, families and communities participate in the Lenten practices of prayer, fasting and almsgiving.
Easter Prayers from CRS
As we celebrate Christ rising to new life, we gather in prayer, that we too may know new life, that we may be witnesses to Him, shining in thought and word and deed the newness of a world touched by a Savior who invites us to share in His Resurrection.
Caring for Creation
Earth Day is April 22. Use these resources to go more deeply into our responsibility to care for creation.
Live Mercy Faith-Sharing Series
Celebrate Divine Mercy Sunday on April 28 with our Live Mercy faith-sharing series for small groups.
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 .
Sunday Nov 26 is a Day of Prayer for Persecuted Christians which leads into "Solidarity in Suffering," a Week of Awareness. The USSB has provided resources to help communities of faith participate. More
Catholic Relief Services, a major sponsor of the V Encuentro, provides concrete ways parishes can form missionary disciples who reach out to the peripheries. More