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Children in Papua New Guinea. Photo: Richard Wainwright.

Parish Resources

Prayers, reflections, liturgies and fact sheets for use in your parish or community group. These are designed to help foster faith and action to address social justice issues.

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Season of Creation - Action Placemat

Journey through the Season of Creation with this Action Placemat for families and individuals with 34 actions over 34 days of the Season for you to do! 

Pdf 1 MB

CSTs For the Journey

A One Journey, Together. reflection on CSTs and First Nations recognition, truth-telling, equity and reconciliation. 

7 Questions to Guide Reflection on Integral Ecology

Seven questions to guide groups or individuals on integral ecology through the lens of Laudato Si'.

Pdf 4.2 MB

Caring for Creation - Parish

A series of ‘See, Judge, Act’ sessions on the environment/creation through a Catholic lens.

Pptx 12.8 MB

Walking With God Program

The Walking with God Program invites participants to connect with the wonder and awe of God’s creation.

Pdf 3 MB

Catholic Social Teaching Prayer - Parish

A prayer focused on the principles of Catholic Social Teaching.

Pptx 11.1 MB

Refugee Prayer

A prayer for refugees, inspired by Pope Francis's message for the World Day of Migrants and Refugee 2023. 

Pptx 6.6 MB

Refugee Animation

This animation explains the challenges faced by refugees globally. 

Refugee Pilgrimage - Secondary

A pilgrimage prayer and resource allowing students to stand in solidarity with refugees around the world.

Pdf 1.6 MB

Syria-Türkiye Earthquake Prayer

A prayer for those affected by the Syria-Türkiye earthquake.

Pptx 2.7 MB

Film - Laxmi (Nepal)

This short film shares how Laxmi became a leader in her school and a mentor to other girls in her village.

International Women's Day Reflection

A prayerful reflection honouring women from around the world on International Women's Day.

Pptx 17.5 MB

Key Principles of Catholic Social Teaching (CST)

This PowerPoint has been designed as a broad introduction to the key principles of Catholic Social Teaching.

Pptx 4.4 MB

The Beatitudes for Modern Christians

The Beatitudes for Modern Christians is a reflective presentation that has been adapted using content from Pope Francis' Homily on the 1st November 2016. 

Adapted May 2024

Pdf 3.3 MB

Film - Thu's Story (Vietnam)

This short film shares how Thu can now earn extra income and support his wife as she recovers from a stroke.

CST Worksheet

This worksheet guides users to identify the Catholic Social Teaching principles in Caritas Australia's work.

Pdf 226.7 KB

Prayer for Humanitarian Aid Workers

A prayer for humanitarian aid workers. For upper primary students, secondary students and parishes.

Pdf 5.8 MB

Prayer Against Human Trafficking (Secondary)

Information and prayers for World Day of Prayer, Reflection and Action Against Human Trafficking.

Pdf 145.7 KB

Sustainable Development Goals Prayer Service

Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) prayer service. Includes a PowerPoint and separate Leader's notes.

Zip 51 MB

First Australian Subsidiarity Statement Summary

A one page poster which links the experience of First Australians and Subsidiarity.

Pdf 220 KB