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We All Play a Role in the Body of Christ – Celebrate the 7 with Holy Name of Jesus, FL

May 2018

While I know we all love our own parishes, have you ever been to one that’s nowhere near your home and thought “wow, this parish has something.” Whether it’s a passionate homilist, a Priest who knows everyone’s name, or a beautifully diverse community there are those parishes that well, make us want to move. Holy…

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Celebrating the Ripple Effects of 7 Million Meals with St. Mary of the Hills

May 2018

“The Beatitudes is not a spirituality…it’s a geography. It tells us where to stand.” Father Greg Boyle   In the welcoming, vibrant parish of Saint Mary of the Hills in Boylston Massachusetts Father Manuel Clavijo celebrates the justice-focused work of his community. Father Manny recently discussed with us how his parish became involved with CRS Helping Hands…

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Celebrating the 7 With St. Vincent de Paul, PA.

April 2018

Back in 2015 when the United States hosted Pope Francis’ visit to the World Meeting of Families in Philadelphia, St. Vincent de Paul’s Eucharistic Minister, Norma Yabut felt that her experience packaging CRS Helping Hands meals at that event was redeeming. Soon after she vowed to bring the program to her parish and has been…

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Celebrating the 7 with St. Patricks of Sidney, Nebraska

March 2018

What is it like when you have to depend on someone else to move forward in life? Pat Mertz, Pastoral Director and Confirmation coordinator at St. Patrick’s in Sidney, Nebraska has asked this question when her parish does the CRS Helping Hands program. To show what it’s like to need someone’s help she has done…

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CYACC Helps Us Celebrate the 7!

March 2018

In Berwyn, Philadelphia there is a group of young adults who are making things happen. CYACC, or Catholic Young Adults of Chester County, have been together less than a decade and yet they are going into their fourth year of serving the poor overseas through the CRS Helping Hands program. How did service become such…

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