Good Friday Lenten Tip from Pope Francis

Posted on March 25, 2016 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Express Our Faith in Action

 “We must express our faith in action.”
-Pope Francis

Today, Good Friday, when we round out 40 days of Lent, let’s use this period of prayer and fasting as an opportunity to build our faith and a reminder to express this faith in action.

At Catholic Charities in any given year we:

  • protect and nurture nearly 60,000 children each year
  • provide more than 5 million meals to the hungry and homeless
  • help nearly 100,000 families and individuals facing crises
  • serve nearly 20,000 children and adults who face physical & emotional challenges
  • serve more than 40,000 immigrants and refugees

This Good Friday our final tip, thanks to Pope Francis, is to transform faith to action.

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