Sunday, January 14, 2018

Holy Father in Chile and Peru

Let us pray for Pope Francis as he visits Chile and Peru over the next few days. Click here to view the updated schedule for the visit.

Friday, January 12, 2018

Reminder: Week of Prayer for Christian Unity

Here's your reminder that the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity begins on Thursday, January 18.  The theme for the week is "Your Right Hand, O Lord, Glorious in Power" (Exodus 15:6).  More information is available here.

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Virtual Human Trafficking Summit

The New Jersey Coalition Against Human Trafficking is sponsoring a Virtual Human Trafficking Summit on Human Trafficking Awareness Day, January 11, from 8 am until 3 pm.  This is a Facebook live event, so just sign in to your Facebook account and search for njhumantrafficking.  Or, click this link, then sign in to Facebook.  The schedule is available on the website, so you can attend for the portion of the day that interests you most. 

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Second Attempt: Reflection for Human Trafficking Awareness Day

The previous post had an incorrect link, so we're trying again:

The Catholic Health Association of the United States has provided this prayer service for National Human Trafficking Awareness Day on January 11.

Reflection for Human Trafficking Awareness Day

The Catholic Health Association of the United States has provided this prayer service for National Human Trafficking Awareness Day on January 11.

Monday, January 8, 2018

"Share the Journey" Webinar

The Share the Journey Campaign -- established to call attention to and inspire action on behalf of migrants and refugees -- will host a webinar on Friday, January 12 from 2:00 to 3:00 PM.  Click here to register for the webinar, which will highlight the efforts of several bishops, Catholic Charities agencies, parishes and other organizations to give life to this two-year initiative.  (What is the "Share the Journey Campaign"?  Click on this post from August to refresh your memory.)

Sunday, January 7, 2018

"Let Us Imitate the Magi"

Click here to read the English translation of Pope Francis' homily for the Solemnity of the Epiphany, in which the Holy Father invites us to "imitate the Magi" by "looking upwards, setting out and freely offering our gifts."