Browsing: World View Wednesdays
Innovative microfinance programs through Catholic Relief Services have offered women and families in rural Ghana financial independence.
Catholic Relief Services is helping to support more than 1,000 refugee and host families in Chad who are struggling to secure food, clean water and basic necessities.
CMMB – Healthier Lives Worldwide recently opened a new, state-of-the-art health center in Côtes-de-Fer in southeast Haiti, which will serve more…
Women of the THRIVE Caregivers group in Kenya irrigate their farm with water from Lake Victoria. Catholic Relief Services formed this group to help mothers battling depression.
For over 40 years, CRS Rice Bowl has served Catholic families, parishes and schools with a rich array of resources — stories, prayers, recipes, videos, a daily calendar and now an app, to deepen their observance of Lent.
As we prepare for the Lenten season, Catholic Relief Services reminds us that we are called to encounter one another—to look for Christ in our neighbors all around us, and to go with peace into the world each day.
We at Catholic Relief Services wish you great joy in this season, and invite you, your ministries, and all Christians gathering to join us in prayer—at your Christmas tables, at your Christmas liturgies, as you exchange gifts, and throughout the season—that this season may bring us peace, that this season may make us peacemakers.
Unbound founder Bob Hentzen walked thousands of miles in solidarity with the families in our program to let them know they were not alone, that our community of sponsors, staff and volunteers were with them to counterbalance the isolating effects of poverty. He also sought to raise awareness of the realities and capabilities of marginalized people.
Silva and Nace Volčič, currently missionaries in Europe, offer a meditation on work inspired by the work of St. Teresa of Calcutta.