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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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Take Action to End Global Hunger

October 2017

Today is World Food Day. Today we take action to fill the plates of those who hunger, with food and other resources, and to fill their future with resources and resilience. Take action now to nourish change. Tell your congressional representative to reauthorize a comprehensive, future-minded Farm Bill. Take Action! Pope Francis Quote: “It is…

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7 Ways to be a Good Steward of the Harvest

October 2016

“The earth has yielded its harvest; God, our God, blesses us.” -Psalm 67:7 Fall, the season of harvest, is the perfect time to reflect on the Earth’s abundance. Yet, not all people have their share of the abundance God has given us. Approximately 800 million people suffer from hunger worldwide. On October 16, World Food Day…

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