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 .
Ethiopia is currently faced w/ the worst drought in 50 yrs. @CatholicRelief is responding w/ food assistance. In Ethiopia, El Niño has affected weather patterns in the region and two failed rainy seasons have resulted in poor harvest. Faith communities in the United States can live out the...More
Giving is a cornerstone of our faith, and a cornerstone of our salvation. Sometimes, however, giving to a large organization can leave us somewhat detached from the good that gift really does. This is why CRS looks to offer ways of giving that connect and engage us:
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Use these prayers and general intercessions in your liturgies and prayer groups to pray on behalf of those threatened by current emergencies around the globe, and to draw us all closer in solidarity with the vulnerable.More