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Forming Consciences for Faithful Citizenship: A Call to Political Responsibility from the Catholic Bishops of the United States

FaithfulCitizenship.org Web Site

A bi-lingual Web site, www.faithfulcitizenship.org, which carries:

  • Lesson plans
  • Prayer resources
  • Homily hints
  • Family-oriented catechetical and prayer material
  • Religious education and youth ministry resources

Bishops Ask Catholics to Pray Election Novena

The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) invites U.S. Catholics to pray before the November election a novena for life, justice, and peace called Novena for Faithful Citizenship. The novena will be available for download until the election and it can be downloaded online at http://fc.mach1media.com/resources/podcasts.

Forming Consciences for Faithful Citizenship (Downloadable PDF) free

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Forming Consciences for Faithful Citizenship (Booklet) $1.95

Order through USCCB Publishing: www.usccbpublishing.org or 800-235-8722

Faithful Citizenship: A Matter of Conscience (DVD) $9.95

Order through USCCB Publishing: www.usccbpublishing.org or 800-235-8722

A DVD suitable for a classroom or small group setting, which includes three 10-minute segments—one for adults in English, one for adults in Spanish, and one for youth in English.

The Challenge of Forming Consciences for Faithful Citizenship (100 Bulletin Inserts) $5.00

Order through USCCB Publishing: www.usccbpublishing.org or 800-235-8722

The entire document is also available in a serial format that can be formatted for parish bulletin inserts or diocesan publications; contact USCCB Publishing for an electronic copy of that format.

Faithful Citizenship Articles

Adobe PDF Discussing Faithful Citizenship

The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops has posted on www.faithfulcitizenship.org/media a series of articles by USCCB experts on issues pertinent to the November elections. Articles are in both English and Spanish. Topics include Immigration, Voting by Conscience, the Environment, Poverty, Iraq, Stem Cells, Gay Marriage, Abortion, Health Care and Economic Policy.