Diminishing Human TraffickingFor parish/discussion group materials about stopping human trafficking, go to www.stopenslavement.org/index.html. Request FSSH prayer cards by calling at 815.464.3800.
Protecting Our EnvironmentPlease see the following link to Franciscan Action Network for a wealth of resources on climate change: https://franciscanaction.org/article/climate-change-resources. Let us protect God’s creation and advocate on behalf of people in poverty who face the harshest impacts of global climate change.
Eliminating the Death Penalty“We cannot overcome crime by simply executing criminals, nor can we restore the lives of the innocent by ending the lives of those convicted of their murders. The death penalty offers the tragic illusion than we can defend life by taking life." (United States Conference of Catholic Bishops)
Catholics Against Capital Punishmentwww.cacp.org
Advocating for Women and ChildrenEnvisioning a world touched by God’s love where every individual is respected and valued, we lend our voices in support of policies and programs that protect the rights of women and children.
Demonstrating Franciscan ConcernThe Franciscan Action Network provides many opportunities for transforming the world in the spirit of St. Francis and St. Clare of Assisi.See this website for details: www.franciscanaction.org.