Media CenterFrom Crux: Catholic Church Not a Force for Good? 'I Refute it Thus'!

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John Allen Jr. with Crux asks the question if "the Catholic Church is a force for good in the world." He responds by looking at the Catholic Church today and looks at initiatives being led by Catholic Relief Services. 

"It's often the difference between people being fed or starving to death, or between being treated for their illnesses or dying of neglect... The claim that the Church is a force for good is basically a tautology, something so blindingly obvious that the idea it requires a defense just doesn’t compute. All this comes to mind in light of an initiative by Catholic Relief Services, the overseas development arm of the U.S. bishops, to capture the work it does around the world in the form of a “photo of the month." 

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Anna Ruiz

Social Media Coordinator

Anna Ruiz
December 12, 2016

Based in Baltimore, MD

As social media coordinator for Catholic Relief Services, Anna works with the the digital and social media team to promote content on CRS' social media channels. She works to provide engaging content and strategy to promote CRS’ work in the United States through programs like CRS Rice Bowl, Ethical Trade Trade and Helping Hands. Her work includes...More