Caritas

Jesuit Missions UK is proud to announce a new partnership with Caritas International, which will operate in Mozambique.This new relationship will help over 70,000 people by supporting the most vulnerable communities and responding in the areas most critically affected by Cyclones Idai and Kenneth in March.A post-disaster government assessment of Cyclone Idai found that 2019 was the most devastating year in the recent history of Mozambique, in terms of human and physical impact, and geographical...
Say it with your life Caritas Westminster
Fr James Hanvey SJ recently spoke at a Westminster Caritas event anticipating the church's first world day of the poor. His talk was entitled 'Say it with your life', and focused on the way Catholic social thinking brings new life to a wounded and broken world. Fr Hanvey talked about 'the magnificent witness of practical hope;' that Caritas and their partners represented.  What is unique about Catholic social teaching is that it's not just abstract thought but rather the interplay...
One of the leaders of a pilgrimage to Jordan over Orthodox Easter has described the visit to Our Lady's Mount Refugee Centre as “harrowing”. Fr Dominic Robinson SJ, a Jesuit based at Farm Street Church in London, says many of the pilgrims felt "powerless" when they met refugees being cared for at the Centre run by the Sons of Divine Providence and the experience opened their eyes to the suffering of people in the region who have been forced from their homes.“All are Christians expelled from...