Resources and Links


Rights and Responsibilities

Faithful Citizenship Brochure
Faithful Citizenship: A Call to Political Responsibility from the Catholic Bishops of the United States
Legislative Directory

Sacredness of Life

Beginning of Life
Florida Abortion Statistics
US Abortion Map
Hurting After Abortion?
Diocese of Orlando Parishes with Memorials to the Unborn
Diocese of Orlando Crisis Pregnancy Centers Brochure   Spanish Version

Science and the Catholic Church

Death Penalty
Catholic Perspective on the Death Penalty
Death Penalty Study Guide
Death Penalty Prayer Service

End of Life
Statement on Euthanasia

Parishes with Signed Masses and Assisted Listening Devices the Diocese of Orlando
Welcome & Justice for Persons with Disabilities
Welcoming People with Disabilities – Do’s & Don’ts 
Be Not Afraid
Signed Masses in the Diocese of Orlando
Promoting Inclusion for Catholics with Disabilities
Welcoming Parishioners with Disabilities
Guidelines for the Celebration of Sacraments

A Catholic Framework for Economic Life

Addressing the Humanitarian Emergency of Unaccompanied Children

Catholic Wisdom on the Environment 

Option for the Poor

Journey to Justice brochure


Rights and Responsibilities/Advocacy Efforts

Faithful Citizenship
Register to Vote
Florida Conference of Catholic Bishops
Catholic Relief Services Action Center
Find Your State Legislators

Sacredness of Life

A Safe Haven for Newborns
Second Look Project

RU 486 Facts
Fetal Development
Abortion Pill Reversal
USCCB Pro-Life Activities Office
USCCB Word of Life
Life Chain
Feminists for Life
Breast Cancer Prevention
Coalition on Abortion/Breast Cancer
Life Decisions International
Baby Steps DVD
Catholic Bishops of Florida Web-Based Program on Abortion

Abortion Alternatives
Love Matters
Diocesan Family Life Office
Ovulation Method
Sympto Thermal Method
Creighton Method
Marquette Method

Post Abortion
The Gabriel Project
Hope After Abortion
The Elliot Institute
Florida Memorial for the Unborn
Abortion Changes You
Project Rachel
Rachel’s Vineyard

Florida Conference of Catholic Bishops: Stem Cell and Research Ethics
Cord for Life  – Stem Cells from Cord Blood through Lifeforce
Translife Organ Donation
Children of God for Life
Americans to Ban Cloning
Initiative on Adult Stem Cell Research and Ethics

Death Penalty
USCCB: Catholic Campaign to End the Death Penalty
Catholics Mobilizing Network
Death Penalty Information Center
Florida Death Row
Florida Conference of Catholic Bishops: Death Penalty
Dale Recinella

End of Life
USCCB: End of Life Issues
International Taskforce on Euthanasia and Assisted Suicide
Florida Conference of Catholic Bishops: End of Life Care (download Catholic Advance Directive here)

National Catholic Office for the Deaf
Bishop Grady Villas

A Family Guide to Using Media
Pure Love Club


USCCB – Migration & Refugee Services Home Page
National Immigration Forum
Catholic Charities: Immigration and Refugee Services
Justice for Immigrants
CLINIC: Catholic Legal Immigration Network Inc

International Affairs
USCCB – Office of International Justice and Peace
Catholic Relief Services
Orlando Diocese Mission Office

Human Trafficking
USCCB: Human Trafficking
Catholic Legal Immigration Network Inc.
#End Slavery

Human Rights
USCCB: Human Rights and Religious Liberty
Torture Abolition and Survivors Support Coalition

Catholic Relief Services
Catholic Relief Services
Operation Rice Bowl
Food Fast
CRS Fair Trade
CRS University
Going Global with Youth


Just War
Faithful Citizenship
USCCB: War and Peace
Catholic Relief Services: Peacebuilding

USCCB: Church Statements on Iraq
CRS Work in Iraq
Caritas Iraq

USCCB: Africa
Catholic Relief Services: Africa
Caritas Africa

Holy Land
Catholic Campaign for Peace in the Holy Land
CRS: Jerusalem, West Bank, and Gaza
National Interreligious Leadership Initiative for Peace in the Middle East


USCCB: Environmental Justice Department
Catholic Climate Covenant
National Religious Partnership for the Environment

Community and Common Good

Economic Development
USCCB Socially Responsible Investing
CRS Fair Trade
Florida Conference of Catholic Bishops: Charitable Giving Policy

Marriage, Family, Children, and Elderly
Florida Department of Elder Affairs
Social Security Online
Senior Resource Alliance
Christopher West and Theology of the Body
USCCB Secretariat of Laity, Marriage, Family Life, and Youth
USCCB: For Your Marriage

Diocese of Orlando Office of Schools
Diocese of Orlando Office Evangelization and Family Life
National Catholic Education Association
USCCB Department of Education

Catholic Healthcare Association
USCCB: Ethical and Religious Directives for Catholic Health Care Services
Florida Conference of Catholic Bishops: Access to Care

Communications and Media
Catholic News Service Film Reviews
Pope Francis’ Messages from World Communications Day

Dignity of Work

USCCB: Justice, Peace, and Human Development: Agricultural Issues
Coalition of Immokalee Workers
The Farmworker Association of Florida

Option for the Poor

USCCB: Poverty USA
Ending Poverty in Community
Catholic Charities USA
Catholic Charities of Central Florida

Coalition for the Homeless of Central Florida
National Alliance to End Homelessness
Covenant House
Rethink Homelessness

Debt Relief
(HIPC) The Enhanced Heavily Indebted Poor Countries Initiative
Catholics Confront Global Poverty
Caritas Internationalis: Economic Justice

Catholic Campaign for Human Development (CCHD)
Resources and Activities
Polk Ecumenical Action Council for Empowerment (PEACE)
Fighting Against Injustice Towards Harmony (FAITH)
USCCB: Catholic Campaign for Human Development
Poverty USA
Just Faith