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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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Refugee Prayer

A prayer for refugees.

Pptx 38.6 MB

Catholic Social Teaching Prayer - Parish

A prayer focused on the principles of Catholic Social Teaching.

Pptx 11.1 MB

Laudato Si’ Goals Reflection Cards

A set of 7 reflection cards based on the Laudato Si' Action Goals.

Pdf 12.3 MB

Laudato Si' Action Goals Prayer

A short prayer PPT based on the seven Laudato Si' Action Goals. 

Pptx 13 MB

The Laudato Si' Goals - Parish

A presentation about the Laudato Si' Goals, with questions and links to help your parish reflect on its understanding and practice of integral ecology.

Pptx 32.2 MB

Integral Ecology Reflection

A guided reflection highlighting the interconnectedness of all creation.

Pdf 31.8 MB

Prayer of Thanks for Water

This prayer is designed for people to reflect on the significance water plays in our daily lives.

Pptx 23.3 MB

Illustrated Oscar Romero Prayer

A prayer attributed to St Oscar Romero, patron saint of Caritas Internationalis.

Pptx 26.8 MB

Prayer (PPT) - Project Compassion 2024

Pptx 23.5 MB

An Urgent Prayer for Peace

A prayer for the people affected by the conflict in Gaza and Israel.

Pdf 1.8 MB

Weekly Reflections - Parishes

Weekly reflections linking the Project Compassion stories to the Sunday Scripture readings.

Docx 9.1 MB

Intercessory Prayers (Prayers of the Faithful)

A prayer of intercession for each week of Lent linked to the Project Compassion story. 

Docx 1.1 MB

Parish Talks - Project Compassion 2024

Use these talks to share the great stories and work of Caritas Australia at Mass each weekend throughout Lent.  

Zip 493.6 KB

Catholic Social Teaching (CST) Card Set

The beautiful box set includes 36 photographs plus activity ideas, definitions, reflection questions, Bible verses, quotes and prayers.  

A Prayer in Times of Disaster

A prayer for those affected by earthquakes, floods, cyclones or other disasters.

Pdf 28.6 KB

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

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

Caritas Food Prayer

A prayer for those who suffer from hunger and food insecurity in our world. 

Pptx 1.4 MB

International Women's Day Reflection

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

Pptx 17.5 MB