Help young people understand and cultivate the Catholic social teaching principle of solidarity through these resources from CRS and our partners.
These activities are taken from Food Fast, CRS’ 24-hour retreat for youth.
Praying without Borders: A Day of Reflection
Solidarity A Vision of One Human Family
Exploring Solidarity Reflection
Catholic Social Teaching, Up Close!
Crossroads of the World
Crossroads of the World is a simulation activity where participants walk in the shoes of young people in different parts of the world. Participants gain a better understanding of the limiting realities that many people live with each day.
To begin preparing the activity, download the Leader’s Guide, which will walk you through preparing and running the simulation.
Young Person Introductions
Country Resource – Zimbabwe
Country Resource – Holy Land
Country Resource – India
Country Resource – Haiti
Small Group Discussion Questions