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One Woman’s Courage to Break the Silence Surrounding Violence against Women , by: Catherine Teresa Harris

This interview with Catherine Teresa Harris, One Woman’s Courage to Break the Silence Surrounding Violence against Women, provides moving first-person testimony from a brave woman who has been on a ...more

A Journey of Healing and Reconciliation Through Restorative Justice , by: Catholic Mobilizing Network

Education for Justice's 2018 Lenten Reflections are offered by the Catholic Mobilizing Network, a national Catholic organization working to end the death penalty and promote restorative justice. These...more

Human Rights Through the Principles of Catholic Social Thought , by: Kathleen Bonnette, Th.D.

This series of resources explores the intersection of human rights and Catholic social thought and will be updated monthly. Copyright © 2017-2018, Education for Justice, a project of Center of Concer...more

Light a Candle , by: Anna Misleh and Dianna Ortiz, O.S.U.

This reflection, accompanied by music from Mary Louise Bringle and Lori True, holds up the light and power that women bring to our world. To view the reflection, click here: https://adobe.ly/2nwIl5L. ...more

Women in Solidarity for the Common Good , by: Jane Deren, Ph.D.

The reflection on Women in Solidarity for the Common Good explores how values of Catholic social teaching are reflected in recent women’s joint efforts to create a more just culture for all women, m...more

Women in our Midst: Promoting the Right to Dignity, Truth, and Justice , by: Dianna Ortiz, O.S.U.

This litany celebrates courageous women who are defending the human rights of the oppressed in countries around the world (March 24 is the International Day for the Right to the Truth Concerning Gross...more

A Psalm of Water , by: Larraine Lauter, O.S.U.

In celebration of World Water Day on March 22, this poetic prayer sings a song to God in gratitude for the gift of water. Copyright © 2018, Education for Justice, a project of Center of Concern. ...more

Prayer to End Harassment , by: Jane Deren, Ph.D.

The Prayer to End Harassment reminds us we are all diminished when any one is disrespected, harassed, verbally or physically abused but we can all become part of the healing of victims and the healing...more

Prayer for Women Activists , by: Dianna Ortiz, O.S.U.

This prayer holds up the community of women activists who use their words to defend the oppressed, marginalized, and forgotten among us. Copyright © 2018, Education for Justice, a project of Center o...more

The Right to Home: Rachel Corrie , by: Jane Deren, Ph.D.

In this prayer, we mourn all those unjustly losing their homes in the occupied territories in Israel, and we remember Rachel Corrie, who put her life on the line as she stood firmly for their rights. ...more

Lenten Journey to Easter , by: Jane Deren, Ph.D.

We pray the Lenten Journey to Easter as we walk with so many suffering in the world today, with the seemingly impossible Resurrection calling us forward from the Cross toward an Easter dawning of just...more

Film Discussion Guide: The Testimony , by: Dianna Ortiz, O.S.U.

The Testimony film discussion guide reviews a documentary about trial in Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) of 39 soldiers charged with gang raping of hundreds of women in the village of Minova in...more

Monthly Calendar: March 2018: Fostering a Culture of Peace by Ending Gender-based Violence , by: Anna Misleh

This month's calendar offers daily reflections and actions to celebrate EFJ's theme for the month of March 2018: Fostering a Culture of Peace by Ending Gender-based Violence. Copyright © 2018, Educat...more

Lent and Easter Toolbox

This toolbox combines several updated EFJ resources for the seasons of Lent and Easter. Copyright © 2016-2018, Education for Justice, a project of Center of Concern. ...more

Prayer for Peace , by: Dianna Ortiz, O.S.U.

This music reflection calls peace to be around us and helps us pause for a few moments of spiritual meditation. To view the reflection, click here: https://adobe.ly/2Bavc69. Copyright © 2018, Educati...more

Pope Francis: Jerusalem as an Interfaith City , by: Jane Deren, Ph.D.

The first day of February begins World Interfaith Harmony Week; this resource looks at the efforts of Pope Francis and the three popes before him to promote interfaith harmony in the holy city of Jeru...more

Catholic Social Thought and Racial Solidarity , by: Fred Kammer, S.J.

Father Fred Kammer, S.J., continues his reflections on Catholic social teaching with this resource on CST and Racial Solidarity. Questions, suggestions for action, and a prayer are included. Copyright...more