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Catholic Social Action Contact:

Cincinnati
Tony Stieritz – Director
Tammie Mers – Administrative Assistant

Catholic Social Action
100 East 8th Street
Cincinnati, OH 45202
Phone: (513) 421-3131 ext. 2660
Fax: (513) 421-1582
Email: csa@catholiccincinnati.org

Dayton Office
Sara Seligmann – Regional Director

Catholic Social Action
1436 Needmore Road
Dayton, OH 45414
Phone: (937) 224-3026
Fax: (937) 341-5036
Email: csadayton@catholiccincinnati.org

Becky Kunkler – Northern Area Coordinator

Catholic Social Action
119 E. Water Street
Sidney, OH  45365
Phone:  (937) 498-1192
Phone:  (937) 224-3026 ext. 5015

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Greater Cincinnati Area Action Alerts: csa@catholiccincinnati.org

Greater Dayton and Northern Areas Social Justice Updates: plong@catholiccincinnati.org

St. Francis Pledge Update (e-newsletter for Care for Creation information and updates): csa@catholiccincinnati.org

Catholic Social Teaching Parish Toolkit

Catholic Social Teaching Toolkit: A Resource for Parishes of the Archdiocese of Cincinnati for Building “Communities of Salt and Light”

About the Toolkit
The Catholic Church’s rich tradition of Social Doctrine is a powerful gift from the Holy Spirit for our world. According to the U.S. Bishops statement, Sharing Catholic Social Teaching: Challenges and Directions, living out the principles of this teaching is a “central and essential element of our faith”. Consequently, we are called to integrate it into our personal lives, and every parish community should strive to weave Catholic Social Teaching into every aspect of parish life.

To assist in this effort, the Catholic Social Action Office and Greater Cincinnati Social Action Collaborative have created a “Toolkit” resource to provide parishes with background on Catholic Social Teaching principles, encouragement to integrate it into parish life, and a variety of ideas on how to do so.

The Toolkit begins with a “Catholic Social Teaching and the Parish Assessment Tool” to help you assess where your parish currently is with integrating Catholic Social Teaching into parish life. Following the Introduction, the Toolkit is then organized by the same categories as the Assessment Tool:

Download the Catholic Social Teaching Parish Toolkit!