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The Making of the Community of Beloved Disciples , by: Dr. Megan McKenna

Creative Voice Dr. Megan McKenna, renowned theologian and storyteller, draws upon scripture, oral tradition, and Catholic social teaching (CST) for EFJ's 2017 Lenten Reflections. For each week of Lent...more

Blessed Óscar Romero: A Life Remembered , by: Dianna Ortiz, O.S.U.

This artistic reflection is based on the words of Blessed Óscar Arnulfo Romero. To view the reflection, click here: http://bit.ly/2kTLLia. Copyright © 2017, Education for Justice, a project of Cente...more

CST and SDGs: Reduce Inequalities , by: Jane Deren, Ph.D.

Pope Francis has been very clear on his deep concerns about economic inequality; this resource explores his concerns and links them to the UN goal to lessen such inequalities around the globe by 2030....more

A Daily Photo Journal: Walking the Stations of the Cross Today , by: Dianna Ortiz, O.S.U.

This daily Stations of the Cross resource connects the writings of Leonardo Boff, O.F.M., to the realities of injustice in our world today. Copyright © 2017, Education for Justice, a project of Cente...more

Women Creating the Common Good , by: Jane Deren, Ph.D.

This litany remembers the many women who have worked for peace and justice worldwide during the last two centuries and asks that the remembrance of these women inspire us to continue their work. Copyr...more

Prayer of Accompaniment , by: Dianna Ortiz, O.S.U.

This prayer, taken from EFJ’s Prayer Service on Pope Francis’s Message for the 2016 World Day of Migrants and Refugees, stirs us into action to help the millions of refugees around the world ...more

Never Again! Refusing to be People of Indifference (English and Spanish) , by: Dianna Ortiz, O.S.U.

This prayer of action calls on each of us to see God in immigrants, refugees, and orphans, our sisters and brothers.  Copyright © 2017, Education for Justice, a project of Center of Concern. ...more

A Gospel Call: Becoming a Sanctuary People in Today's World (English and Spanish) , by: Dianna Ortiz, O.S.U.

This prayer cries out, "Injustice, exclusion, bigotry, never again! Not this time! Amen." Copyright © 2017, Education for Justice, a project of Center of Concern. ...more

Prayer to the Lord (English and Spanish) , by: Pope Francis

This prayer by Pope Francis asks Mary, the mother of our Lord, to guide us as we “step outside ourselves” and transform the world through mercy and compassionate love. Copyright © 2017, Education...more

In Memory of Berta Cáceres (English and Spanish) , by: Jane Deren, Ph.D.

Berta Cáceres was murdered in 2016 for her outspoken advocacy as she sought environmental justice for her indigenous people in Honduras; this prayer remembers her sacrifice. Copyright © 2017, Educat...more

Film Discussion Guide: Silence , by: Irene Koo

Silence, based on the historical novel by Shusaku Endō, tells the story of Jesuit missionaries navigating a seventeenth-century Japan resistant to Western Christianity. This film discussion guide off...more

Women's History Month Calendar (2017)

This interactive calendar explores the stories of 31 remarkable women who have dedicated their lives to work for peace and justice. Many toil quietly. Others have won the Nobel Prize. All bear witness...more

Women’s History Month Toolbox

This toolbox for Women’s History Month includes resources, both revised and new:    Fact Sheet: Shining a Light: Threats to Human Rights of Women Fact Sheet: Status of Native American Wom...more

Monthly Calendar: March 2017: Creating the Common Good , by: Irene Koo

This month’s calendar offers daily reflections and actions to celebrate EFJ’s theme for the month of March 2017: Creating the Common Good. Copyright © 2017, Education for Justice, a project of Ce...more

Standing on Holy Ground: Responding to the Call for Sanctuary , by: Scott Wright

Creative Voice Scott Wright explains the history of the Sanctuary Movement in the United States during the 1980s, and what we are called to do today for immigrants, migrants, and refugees. In addition...more

Pope Francis’s 2017 Message for the World Day of Peace , by: Dianna Ortiz, O.S.U.

The theme of Pope Francis’s 2017 Message for World Day of Peace is “Nonviolence: A Style of Politics for Peace.” This artistic reflection is based on his words: http://bit.ly/2j1m4sa. Copyright ...more

We Are Called , by: Anna Misleh

This artistic reflection is based on the song “We Are Called,” written and performed by David Haas: http://bit.ly/2j8XKbz. Copyright © 2017, Education for Justice, a project of Center of Concern....more