Pastoral Resources

PARISHIONER RESOURCES:

PRAYERFUL RESPONSES:

PASTORAL STAFF RESOURCES:

LITURGICAL RESOURCE:

  • General Intercession for Sunday Masses: “For young people and our most vulnerable that they remain safe and protected, and for those survivors of abuse whether by power or violence, especially by the clergy who have not lived up to their call to holiness. Let us pray to the Lord.”

MENTAL HEALTH RESOURCES 

United States Catholic Conference of Bishops – Child and Youth Protection– For more information on the USCCB’s Audits, Charter for the Protection of Children and Young People, FAQs, Parent Information, Reports and Research, Resources, Safe Environment, Victim Assistance, Podcasts, and Videos, click here. 

Rosary for Healing by USCCB Secretariat of Child and Youth Protection: http://www.usccb.org/issues-and-action/child-and-youth-protection/resources/upload/rosary-for-healing-booklet.pdf

Five things you need to know about sexual abuse in the church. Trying to make sense of the Pennsylvania grand jury report? Here are five things to keep in mind. By Nicholas Cafardi, US CATHOLIC: https://www.uscatholic.org/articles/201808/five-things-you-need-know-about-sexual-abuse-church-31473

The Darkness of Scandal and the Light of Christ by Leah Murphy, Life Teen Blog: https://lifeteen.com/blog/darkness-scandal-light-christ/

Youth Ministry… Addressing the Sad Reality of Sexual Abuse by the Center for Parent/Youth Understanding: https://cpyu.org/2018/02/09/youth-ministry-addressing-the-sad-reality-of-sexual-abuse