This two-part lesson plan provides a general history of human rights, as well as an introduction to contemporary human rights issues. The themes of this lesson plan are human rights, social justice, a...more
This prayer commemorates Human Rights Day (December 10th), which marks the adoption of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights in 1948. This prayer is in English and Spanish.
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This collection of revised resources celebrates Human Rights Day on December 10th.
Activity: CST, the UN, and Human Rights Timeline
This prayer service commemorates the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) put forth by the United Nations on December 10, 1948.
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This litany calls to mind the human rights violations happening in our world today with the mantra: “Redeemer of humanity, God-with-us, in your mercy, hear our prayer.”
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This prayer invites us to focus on the sorrow and pain of the adults and children "who walked into the fire." We ask that our remembering be a prayer for their souls and a prayer for peace.
This prayer service invites us to join in solidarity with children all around the world who are victims of regional conflict.
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The reality of violence against women is overwhelming, but as we celebrate Human Rights Day, there are signs of new hope.
Eleanor Roosevelt played a key role in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. As we celebrate its 65th anniversary, explore her legacy in promoting the values of human dignity and solidarity that ...more
Human Rights Day is Dec. 10. This presentation explores the depth and breadth of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights as we celebrate its 65th anniversary. Links to videos and music deepen the le...more