Advocate for Peace & Justice
Below are links for organizations that advocate for various peace and justice issues.
Franciscan Action Network www.franciscanaction.orgProject IRENE https://www.facebook.com/pages/Project-IRENE/279907152178683 Pace e Bene www.paceebene.org
USCCB (United States Conference of Catholic Bishops) www.usccb.orgLCWR (Leadership Conference of Women Religious) www.lcwr.orgFranciscan Federation www.franfed.org
LAUDATO SI’ (Pope Francis' encyclical: "Praised Be") http://w2.vatican.va/content/francesco/en/encyclicals/documents/papa-francesco_20150524_enciclica-laudato-si.pdf
The Catholic Conference of Illinois (CCI) was created in 1969 to serve as the public policy voice of the Illinois bishops and lay Catholics. It interacts with the state legislature, the governor's office and all elements of state government to promote and defend the interests of the Church: http://www.ilcatholic.org/.