Moving With Outreach!

The Joy of the Gospel, Chapter 4, The Social Dimension of the Gospel: Read this challenging and inspiring chapter on the social dimension of the Gospel; how are we responsible to our brothers and sisters throughout the world:

Respect Life and Social Justice Office of the Archdiocese of Dubuque: Educate parishioners on social justice issues in our country, according to the themes of Catholic social teaching (this site includes advocacy and faith formation for children through adult):

View Ten Gifts of the Catholic Faith: Be inspired by the members of the Archdiocese of Dubuque who are reaching out in their own communities and beyond:

Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Dubuque: Get involved in any number of ministries through Catholic Charities: Apply for a Harvest of Blessings grant for your parish/cluster:

Catholic Relief Services:

 Local Catholic Outreach: Get involved in your community through a local food bank, social service, or any local Catholic outreach program:

St. Vincent de Paul, “End poverty through systematic change.”

Catholic Worker, “Catholic Workers live a simple lifestyle in community, serve the poor, and resist war and social injustice.”

Mission Trips: Take parishioners on mission trips in the US and abroad to serve others while deepening faith and building community:

Catholic Heart Work Camp:

 Partner with Religious Communities:

Sisters of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Dubuque:

Sisters of Charity of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Dubuque:

Sisters of Mercy, Cedar Rapids:

Sisters of St. Francis, Dubuque:

The Dominicans, Sinsinawa, WI:

Sister Parishes: Inject new life into your parish by partnering with a parish in another community, here or abroad.

Parish Partnership Manual, CRS:

Article: Sister Parish-Projects Link Cultures, Caring and Cooperation:

Become a Sister Parish:

Holy Family Cluster and Sister Parish: