Service & Lay Ministry

Abortion & Euthanasia

Priests for Life

http://www.priestsforlife.org

Website to help the clergy mobilize their people more effectively in the effort to end abortion and euthanasia. It also represents a family of pro-life ministries, and you’ll find links to other pro-life websites here, using this link:

http://www.priestsforlife.org/plgroups/ltopsites.html

Project Rachel | Post-Abortion Healing

http://hopeafterabortion.com

The Catholic Church’s ministry to those who have been involved in abortion.

 Respect Life Program

 http://www.usccb.org/about/pro-life-activities/respect-life-program/

USCCB educational materials and brochures teaching about the value of the human person and abortion. For use in parish, school, and faith-based settings, but also has some materials that can be copied for free and used by individuals.

Migrant & Refugee Services

USCCB Migrant & Refugee Services        

http://www.usccb.org/about/migration-and-refugee-services/

USCCB site that can be used as a gateway for education and for Catholics to engage in advocacy, financial and direct service to migrant and refugee children, victims of  human trafficking, migrants, and refugees.

 

Mission Trips

Catholic HEART Workcamp

http://heartworkcamp.com

Domestic & international mission trips for high school youth.

Catholic Mission Trips, Inc.

http://catholicmissiontrips.net

Domestic & international mission trips for high school youth ages 14+.

Family Missions Company           

https://www.familymissionscompany.com

Non-profit ministry that sends Catholic families and singles to proclaim the Gospel and serve the poor in both domestic and international settings.

Peace & Justice

USCCB Office of International Peace & Justice

https://www.votervoice.net/USCCB/home

USCCB site that identifies issues related to peace and justice, provides education and creates action alerts to notify Catholics concerning specific legislation of interest. Issues include poverty, human rights, religious freedom, global trade, the environment, war, and peace.

 

Volunteer Opportunities

Catholic Volunteer Network

https://catholicvolunteernetwork.org      

Non-profit website organization of 215 domestic and international volunteer and lay mission programs.