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Browsing: World View
Beneranda lives in Nicaragua with her husband and sons in a small cinder block home. It is a humble dwelling, but one she waited more than 50 years to own. Beneranda is filled with gratitude and considers herself greatly blessed. As we celebrate Thanksgiving Day in the U.S., let us be inspired by those who, like Beneranda, have been blessed with that priceless gift of gratitude.
Following recent terrorist activity that has reverberated across the globe, the Dalai Lama reacted with thoughts on the role of prayer as a response. Here, Roxane Salonen shares some of those reflections, as well as her own pondering to the power of prayer in light of today’s tragedies.
Lisa Hendey invites you on an #UnboundAdventure awareness trip: to the Philippines! Learn how your support for Unbound is making a difference for families in this part of the world.
The Knights of Columbus, the world’s largest Catholic fraternal organization, has donated $500,000 to Catholic Relief Services (CRS) to support the Jordanian Catholic Church’s schooling of Syrian and Iraqi refugees in that country.
CatholicMom.com unites in prayer with our Holy Father, Cardinal Vingt-Trois, Archbishop of Paris, and all of those around the world praying in the wake of Paris violence.
Lisa Hendey invites you all along on her next #CRSMedia mission: to Colombia! Learn how your support of Catholic Relief Services is making a difference for families in this part of the world.
More than half of Syrian refugees are children, most of whom have been out of school for more than two years. To fill that void, the Good Shepherd Sisters, in partnership with CRS, provide hundreds of Syrian children with a wide range of year-round educational support so that they can learn, play, and heal in a safe environment.
Sean Callahan, Chief Operating Officer of Catholic Relief Services (CRS), called on members of Congress to make an emergency $1 billion available to address the refugee crisis in Europe and to accept more Middle Eastern refugees for resettlement in the United States.
For the last few years Sr. Margaret has been translating letters from Syria for Archbishop Nassar. Each one of them, filled with Christian hope, faith, and emotion, reminds her of letters from another Bishop of Syria, Ignatius of Antioch.
We’re thrilled to again be partnering with our friends at Unbound to be a part of the families they serve around the world! Unbound has joined us as a “World View Wednesday” contributor. Each month, they will be sharing a column to inform you about the lives of families around the world. We will also offer you the chance to partner tangibly with them by prayerfully considering sponsoring a child or aging friend.
When Marianna Bartholomew sees Pope Francis move about so joyfully, embrace and interact with every imaginable type of person, from members of Congress, to the disabled along his route, she knows that many hidden actions are taking place in the hearts of those who see them — because he is our Peter.
The biggest event at the World Meeting of Families in Philadelphia climaxed today with some 2,900 volunteers from around the world participating in CRS Helping Hands and packing over 210,000 meals in two days of service.