Making a Difference: Catholic social teaching is the church's best-kept secret, evidenced by how quickly Pope Benedict XVI's 2009 encyclical was put on the shelf.
Making a Difference
Making a Difference: Palestinians face many discriminatory challenges in Israel. To help correct these, an American priest has created the Holy Land Principles.
Making a Difference: Approximately 1.2 billion people live in extreme poverty throughout the world. An estimated 21,000 die every day.
Making a Difference: Catholic social teaching calls us to especially act and speak out on behalf of the vulnerable and poor. "Only in this direction will you find justice."
Making a Difference: Sts. John XXIII and John Paul II challenged all of us to advance the kingdom of God, a kingdom of love, justice and peace.
Making a Difference: A prayerful meditation before the crucifix should inspire us to be more firmly committed to living out our instruction from Ash Wednesday.
Making a Difference: The unrest in the Middle East and parts of Africa have created hundreds of thousands of refugees, and the U.S. is not adequately responding to the crisis.
Making a Difference: Saturday is World Water Day. Take a moment to be thankful for your clean water and to help those who lack the necessity.
Making a Difference: Conversion is not a once and for all done deal. It is a lifelong journey.
Making a Difference: Living as a homeless man for a short while was the best way for me to understand what it's like to have no place to call home.