Prayers and prayer services to help youth reflect with a spiritual mindset on the issue of migration.
Solidarity Vigil for Refugees
This resource is an outline for a prayer service for refugees that also includes education and legislative advocacy.
Justice for Immigrants: A Journey of Hope
This prayer resource contains suggested readings for liturgies focused on immigration and a prayer service to draw youth deeply into prayer about refugees and immigrants.
Family Prayer Activity for Syrian Refugee Children
This prayer activity for families uses traditional Catholic prayer and scripture to lead a group in reflecting on the plight of Syrian children who have been forced to leave their homes. This can also be adapted for other refugee and migrant groups.
Prayer Service: Praying with Latin America
This prayer service invites young people to prayerfully connect with our Latin American sisters and brothers who are impacted by migration.
Through the lens of Catholic social teaching, these activities and lessons will teach youth about the realities of refugees and migration in our world.
To Leave or Stay
Explore news stories about migrants through the lens of Catholic Social Teaching. Understand how scripture and the witness of the Catholic Church in the world uphold the dignity of the migrant.
Elementary Prayer Pilgrimage on the Refugee Crisis
This 60-minute prayer pilgrimage is built for 3-5 grade students to learn about and reflect on the refugee crisis.
Middle School Simulation on the Refugee Crisis
This 50-minute simulation is built for 6-8 grade students to learn about and reflect on the refugee crisis.
Peregrinación de oración por la crisis de los refugiados Escuela primaria
Ayudar a los niños a entender por qué las personas alrededor del mundo se han convertido en refugiados y fomentar la acción en solidaridad con los refugiados.
En movimiento: Simulación sobre la crisis de los refugiados Escuela secundaria
On the Move (En movimiento) invita a los jóvenes a seguir a una familia de refugiados durante su viaje en busca de un lugar seguro. La sesión dura unos 50 minutos, incluyendo el resumen y la actividad de reflexión.
Use these multimedia files to supplement your lessons and activities and give youth a more full understanding of Catholic social teaching, solidarity, and migration.
Syrian Refugee Children PowerPoint
This is a downloadable PowerPoint that can be shared with your students to give faces to the names and stories of our brothers and sisters in Syria.
Additional resources can be found in theCRS Resource Center