Helpful Resources

Official website of the Archdiocese of Chicago.

Laudato Si' is an inclusive dialogue from Pope Francis about how we are shaping the future of our planet.

United States Conference of Catholic Bishops is an assembly of the hierarchy of the United States and the U.S. Virgin Islands who jointly exercise certain pastoral functions on behalf of the Christian faithful of the United States. The purpose of the Conference is to promote the greater good which the Church offers humankind, especially through forms and programs of the apostolate fittingly adapted to the circumstances of time and place. is a complement to the Catholic New World, the official newspaper of the Archdiocese of Chicago. The mission of both is to be the key source of information about the church in Chicago.

Healing Garden is an attempt by clergy abuse survivors of the Archdiocese of Chicago to heal, learn and grow from physical, mental, emotional and spiritual harm. Healing Garden wishes to reach out to those who may have suffered from any tragic event that has left their heart broken. Together in this healing space, may we find within ourselves a place to feel free: free from fear, free from shame and free from judgment.

Protect  & Heal offers resources and information with the goal of fulfilling the promise to protect children and promote healing of victims-survivors of clerical sexual abuse. For additional information and resources, visit the website for the Office for the Protection of Children and Youth.

Prepare the Word is a premier Catholic homily preparation and parish evangelization resource, published by Chicago-based TrueQuest Communications. Prepare the Word consolidates information and practical insight for the preparation of great homilies.

Project Rachel is a confidential ministry for anyone who desires healing after being impacted by abortion. This includes the mothers and fathers of children lost to abortion, grandparents and other relatives, health care providers, and many others.