CRS Ministry Resource Center
ministry tools for prayer, formation and action with a global perspective
Responding to the Refugee Crisis
World Refugee Day is June 20. Prepare with these resources that can help communities of faith pray, learn, act and give to support refugees in need.
Share the Journey Resources
Use the Share the Journey Refugee Toolkit to commemorate World Refugee Day on June 20.
Saint Spotlight: Kateri Tekakwitha
CRS embraces the legacy of St. Kateri Tekakwitha whose feast day we celebrate on July 14. We pray that her spirit may animate our work, and that our work honors her holy legacy.
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 .
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
Water maintains an important symbolic role in Judeo-Christian scripture, theology, and sacrament, largely because our faith arose in a land where water was particularly scarce. For much of the world, that situation is their daily reality, with access and rights to life-giving water severely...More