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Laxmi using a water tap that she advocated to have installed as a member of the Child Club at her old school in Jajarkot district, western Nepal. Photo: Richard Wainwright/Caritas Australia

Parish Resources

Resources to help foster faith and action for social and ecological justice in your parish or community group. 

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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

Pptx 9.6 MB

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

Be Aware Template

A template to assist students to be aware of global injustices.

Pdf 307.5 KB

Be Active Template

Reflect on our strengths and assets and how we can work towards the common good.

Pdf 216.4 KB

Be More Reflection Guide and Personal Planner

A guide for reflection on current issues and how we can take action.

Pdf 62 KB

Be More Prayer Poster

Start your day or meeting with this prayer.

Pdf 666 KB

Sustainable Development Goals Manifesto Reflection

The SDG manifesto with matching images to help you reflect on the SDGs.

Pptx 3.8 MB

Human trafficking and modern slavery

A reference guide to learn about human trafficking and modern slavery.

Pdf 1.3 MB

Fratelli Tutti Animation

A short animation explaining Pope Francis' encyclical, Fratelli Tutti. 

Video - Shirley (Philippines)

Caritas Australia supported Shirley to train as an indigenous health worker in the Philippines. 
Approx. 5 mins

Video - Barry (Australia)

Barry has overcome many of life’s challenges. He is now an inspirational father and a leader in his community. Approx. 6 mins

Video - Thandolwayo (Zimbabwe)

Thandolwayo and her community now have access to clean water. 
Approx 6 mins

Video - Salma (Bangladesh)

A story about the Safe Motherhood Program featuring Salma from Bangladesh. 2 mins

Video - Peter (Solomon Islands)

Peter now has access to clean water on tap, preventing the need to walk long distances to unsafe water sources. 2 mins