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 .
Twinning relationships with parishes in other countries offer parish communities an opportunity to grow in solidarity with our sisters and brothers in another country, and by extension, with all God’s children around the world. Catholic Relief Services cares for poor and vulnerable...More
It’s easy to write-off the story of the Transfiguration.
It’s too fantastical, we might say. What does the word even mean? Scripture tells us that Christ’s “face changed in appearance and his clothing became dazzling white.” Most of us can’t identify with such a miraculous experience!...More
Each month, Catholic Relief Services publishes a new prayer that we ask the US Church to join us in praying. Seeking God's guidance together, we are drawn closer together, and perhaps get a peek beyond the veil at the Kingdom he has promised, as together we work to make that Kingdom a reality...More