forming missionary disciples
“In our schools. . .we need to continue and intensify our efforts to integrate Catholic teaching on justice, nonviolence and peace into the curriculum and broader life of our educational endeavors. Education is a work of peace.” The Harvest of Justice is Sown in Peace, USCCB, 1993, Section 3
“In our schools. . .we need to continue and intensify our efforts to integrate Catholic teaching on justice, nonviolence and peace into the curriculum and broader life of our educational endeavors. Education is a work of peace.”
The Harvest of Justice is Sown in Peace, USCCB, 1993, Section 3
CRS Catholic School Engagement
Catholic Relief Services offers programs and resources suitable for children and families. Help plant the seeds of global discipleship at a young age and in family life with tools that engage, inspire and transform. LEARN MORE
Motivated by the Gospel of Jesus Christ, the CRS Global High School program provides opportunities for Catholic secondary schools to join with CRS to educate about Catholic social teaching and advocate for solidarity with the global poor. LEARN MORE
Through the sacraments, we encounter Jesus Christ’s presence in the Church community, his body. We are then inspired to be sent in mission to engage in concrete, loving action in the world. Catholic Relief Services offers resources to connect sacramental preparation to our vibrant social tradition. LEARN MORE
CRS Rice Bowl - Youth in Solidarity Resources
The Youth in Solidarity Resource is what you need in your classroom or youth group this Lent. The destination is up to you, but no matter where you take your class or group this Lent, your youth will have the opportunity to, as Pope Francis encourages us, encounter a brother or sister who lives a life very different from their own
CRS Education is excited to offer a way to help empower youth to get involved in advocating for the rights of our most vulnerable brothers and sisters all around the world. The Advocacy Education toolkit provides concrete ways to pray, learn, and act to create change in our world.
CRS Ethical Trade
CRS Ethical Trade is a celebration of the dignity of work. It’s a community of fair trade believers dedicated to improving the lives of the world’s most vulnerable by choosing to consume differently. Together, we’re creating a better world through education, advocacy and conscientious purchasing. Your ethical trade journey starts here!
Catholic Schools Week 2017
At their core, Catholic schools are called to serve the poor and vulnerable, uphold the dignity of human life and form disciples who bring about justice. In light of this call, the National Catholic Educational Association and Catholic Relief Services have come together in partnership to create a FREE "Syrian Refugee Toolkit" for download and use during Catholic Schools Week 2017.