Summary of the 2020/2021 Annual Report on the Charter

Every year the USCCB Office of Child and Youth Protection compiles a report on progress made in US Dioceses on the implementation of the Charter for the Protection of Children… Read More

Get your free CRS Rice Bowl materials for Lent

Dear Friends, Each Lent, Catholic families across the country unite to put their faith into action through prayer, fasting and almsgiving. Through participation in the Catholic Relief Service (CRS) Rice Bowl… Read More

How to start a Catholic Moms Group at your parish

Are there many amazing Catholic moms at your parish but no central place to gather and form community? Discover a new membership portal for Catholic Moms Group leaders! It includes… Read More

Safe Environment Weekly Update – February 1, 2022

Each week the Office of Safe Environments will post a frequently asked question or tip on the topic of child safety, abuse prevention, VIRTUS training, mandatory reporting, criminal background checks, victim assistance, vulnerable adults and information from our Safe… Read More

Safe Environment Weekly Update – January 25, 2022

Each week the Office of Safe Environments will post a frequently asked question or tip on the topic of child safety, abuse prevention, VIRTUS training, mandatory reporting, criminal background checks, victim assistance, vulnerable adults and information from our Safe… Read More

Safe Environment Weekly Update – January 18, 2022

Each week the Office of Safe Environments will post a frequently asked question or tip on the topic of child safety, abuse prevention, VIRTUS training, mandatory reporting, criminal background checks, victim assistance, vulnerable adults and information from our Safe… Read More

Safe Environment Weekly Update – January 11, 2022

BRIDGEPORT—Each week the Office of Safe Environments will post a frequently asked question or tip on the topic of child safety, abuse prevention, VIRTUS training, mandatory reporting, criminal background checks, victim assistance, vulnerable adults and information from our… Read More

Safe Environments Update – January 7, 2022

Each week the Office of Safe Environment will post a frequently asked question or tip on the topic of child safety, abuse prevention, VIRTUS training, mandatory reporting, criminal background checks,… Read More

Word of God Sunday

Pope Francis has issued an apostolic letter entitled “Aperuit Illis,” instituting the “Sunday of the Word of God” for all dioceses and churches throughout the world. “I hereby declare that the… Read More

Advent Poster 2021

The 2021 Advent Calendar Is Now Available Advent Season is a very special time of year that sometimes gets lost in the bright lights of the Christmas season it precedes.… Read More

Take the Love Language Quiz

The idea of Love Languages is built into the marriage formation offered by the Institute. Now, even if you are not preparing for marriage (and especially if you are), you… Read More