The Year of the Laity ran from the Solemnity of Christ the King in 2017 to the Solemnity of Christ the King in 2018. The central axis was the presence and action of lay Christians as “branches, salt, light and leaven” in the Church and society. The theme pertained to lay Christians as subjects in […]
Busted Halo is a media resource that uses a relevant and accessible voice to help people understand the Catholic faith, put it into practice, and share it with others. A ministry of the Paulist Fathers (The Missionary Society of St. Paul the Apostle), Busted Halo aims to bring the joy of the Gospel to all […]
Called Beyond is a parish vocations week. It enables a parish to begin developing a culture of vocation over the long term and fosters discipleship as the foundation of any vocation. The foundation of the week is a prayerful group of parishioners who plan three phases of the project locally: i. Create Anticipation, ii. The […]
Catholic Christian Outreach is a University Student Movement dedicated to Evangelization. We challenge people to live in the fullness of the Catholic Faith with putting an emphasis on building leaders for the renewal of the world. Our methods, materials and approach has developed to become relevant for all audiences other than students, from Baptismal preparation […]
The Catholic Leaders Latin American Academy is a nonprofit international project that works in collaboration with the Bishops of the Catholic Church of Latin-American countries and with educational institutions, mainly universities. Its mission is the leaders’ formation from a catholic view, especially from the principles of the Social Doctrine of the Church, in order to […]
Catholic Voices trains Catholics, mostly ordinary lay people but also sometimes priests and bishops, to tell the Church’s story in the media, above all in news programs and debates on TV and radio. It started in 2010 with the training of a first group of lay people in London in preparation for the visit of […]
Catholics For Family Peace Education and Research on Domestic Abuse is an Initiative of the National Institute for the Family helps Catholics promote peace within families and to recognize and respond with compassion to domestic abuse. We provide prayer and education resources. Our vision: All families experience peace in their homes and respond with knowledge […]
For more than twenty-five years of experience in the New Evangelization field, our team of lay people and catholic priests – obedient to the great mandate of Jesus – deals with the formation to the New Evangelization, with the aim of announcing Christ who is the source and foundation of the evangelization of all times. […]
Faith in Politics is a Catholic Parliamentary and Public Affairs internship scheme, which was started in 2003. The scheme uniquely offers a foundation of Catholic faith and spiritual formation for those who believe that they may have a vocation to public service in politics or public affairs. Interns commit to a varied year working in […]
Family Rock is a project of the Archdiocese of Toledo, Spain, to accompany spouses in their first five years of marriage. An accompaniment to the new marriages is sought, through the monthly sending of a nice email that, with the help of a blog, a simple work on different topics is proposed (a small doctrinal […]
Giving the best of yourself is a document that offers the reader a chance to understand the relationship between being a Christian and the values that this entails, and giving the best of oneself in every aspect of one’s life, in this case focusing on the activity of sports. Contributing a Christian perspective on sport […]
God Calls it’s a phone app for Apple and Android to help people listen to God in their daily lives. The app helps people read the daily readings of the Catholic church, with questions to help people reflect, space for journaling and saints to learn from each week. The app also provides information about Catholic […]
The Political and Social Training Institute of Argentine Catholic Action, born in 2003, offers its training area. It is a training and refresher programme for all those interested in enhancing their servant leadership, promoting social friendship, inspired by Christian humanism and the principles of the Church favoring personal and community commitment.
Keys to Bioethics is an app that provides users with a virtual bioethics manual dedicated mainly to young people, and is available in Italian, Spanish and English. The manual consists of questions and answers to fundamental existential questions: the development of the human being from conception, sexuality and gender, illness and death, abortion and research […]
The initiative was started when the former Coordinator Toni Rowland was requested by the Bishops to establish and promote the Family Desk in the SACBC. In our liturgical calendar in Year B from the 21st to the 27th the readings focus on family spirituality and marriage. So the marriage and Family Life Office will then […]
As part of the project aimed at celebrate the five years from the publication of the Encyclical Laudato sii by pope Francis, a virtual proposal was presented in order to reflect on this important document. From Wednesday June 17 past the School Laudato sii has started with talks given by Church, social and academic representatives. […]
Leadership for Mission is a unique, national leadership program for Catholic women providing theological education, leadership development, faith formation and preparation for mission in a multi-faith world. Leadership for Mission is a joint initiative of the Council for Australian Catholic Women, the Australian Catholic Bishops Conference, Catholic Mission and the Australian Catholic University. The program […]
The process invites each member and is team to have a collective reflection about how the actions already conducted, correspond to the aims of “Laudato Si” by giving an echo to the claim of the poors and the earth and to look forward to amplify the actions. This reflection is connected with four goals – […]
Since its beginning, the Community of Sant’Egidio has been close to the world of the elderly. Born in 1972, this friendship has continued faithfully through the years and has become the way that brought us deeply into the extensive and complex reality of the elderly. Each Community of Egidio, either in the North or South […]
Misterogrande, as a permanent laboratory, promotes studies and experiences to be offered to Family Pastoral Care Offices, parishes, associations working for the family, to every family and person, to rediscover the good that is the Domestic Church and its mission as a sacrament ordained for the building up of the ecclesial and social community (cf. […]
Founded in 2004 by Dr. Zilda Arns, the Pastoral for the Elderly operates at a national level and is organized in all 27 Brazilian states. In over one thousand municipalities, there are 27,000 trained and certified volunteers. These volunteers look after 170,000elderly people, on monthly home visits, implementing the methodology for monitoring the Elderly on […]
Pax in Familia is an international Catholic ministry dedicated to peace, and to the prevention of violence and abuse in Catholic families. Based in San Diego, CA, USA, it was officially founded in 2015 in preparation for the World Meeting of Families by Dr. Christauria Welland-Akong, a clinical psychologist specializing in the treatment and prevention […]
The Pilipino Movement for Transformational Leadership (PMTL) is a coalition of various Christian faith-based organizations from the catholic, evangelical and protestant communities. The conveners decided to come together in unity to do God’s work in the political field, by providing a mechanism for our combined memberships, as well as the people in general, so they […]
The Policoro Project was born 20 years ago, a fruit of the Ecclesiastical Congress of Palermo. The project came about for a specific purpose: to find  answers to the existential question of so many young people who risk passing from having no work occupation to having no life occupation. In its attempt to combine the Gospel with […]
In the current social landscape there is a sense of great unease, loneliness and suffering experienced by all those families faced with a prenatal diagnosis of their child’s pathology : an emptiness of a medical-care, human, emotional, socio-economic and, last but not least, spiritual type. In this context, the promotion of training and cultural paths […]
Renova + is an evangelization strategy to optimize communities, generating lay people committed to the service of the diocese or parish. Guided by the document of Aparecida and Evangelii Gaudium, we propose five steps for sustained growth over time: leadership training – kerygmatic event – formation and community – parish insertion – permanent mission.
Session LEAD is a summer school for young people between 20 and 30 years old. It offers the testimony of Belgian and European men and women from the social, political, religious and economic world on their personal life and professional careers. The speakers are chosen because we consider them to be leaders in the ability […]
The ABC of the Cuban Catholic Laity is a simple document accessible to all lay people in Cuba. The material intends to be a presentation of the main elements of life and spirituality of lay people, which serves as a motivation to follow a path of continuous formation in the subject. With the first chapter […]
Witness to Love is a virtues-based, Catechumenate model of marriage renewal and preparation that integrates modern principles of psychology and the virtues to help couples facilitate an authentic dialogue about their relationship.  Our mission is to provide local churches with the tools to transform existing programs of marriage preparation into wellsprings of dynamic marriage discipleship […]
The Youth Catechism, YOUCAT, is today a global bestseller and one of the most effective instruments of New Evangelization on all continents. YOUNG MISSIO international is the official “train the trainers” course by the YOUCAT Foundation. The course aims at forming a generation of young, vibrant and knowledgeable missionaries who are equipped and sent to […]