Chickens, Cows, Kids and Catholics

(Editor’s Note: This week’s Storyteller is Kristen Daub from Maryland. Kristen and her husband Peter decided to leave behind their…

February 22, 2017

Farm, Food, Rural Groups Urge Congress to Safeguard 2014 Farm Bill

Coalition asks House and Senate Budget and Appropriations Committees to protect mandatory funding for critical farm and food assistance programs.  A…

February 22, 2017

Agriculture and Rural Policy

What to expect for agriculture and rural communities in 2017? This is a question farm and rural advocacy groups are…

February 15, 2017

Read the Vocation of the Agricultural Leader Document

Read the Vocation of the Agricultural Leader here. “The Creator’s wisdom is the farmer’s norm.” -Vocation of the Agricultural Leader…

January 26, 2017

CRL Announces the Publication of Vocation of the Agricultural Leader

How does faith inform agricultural business decisions in our everyday lives? CRL is presenting Vocation of the Agricultural Leader workshops…

December 6, 2016

CRL Statement on the Dakota Access Pipeline Protests

Catholic Rural Life, among many other faith groups, are closely watching the Dakota Access Pipeline protests in Cannon Ball, ND. We…

November 23, 2016

CRL Announces Its Sowing Seeds Campaign

For the first time in its 93-year history, Catholic Rural Life is launching a fundraising campaign. The Church in rural America…

November 14, 2016

CRL President, Archbishop Paul D. Etienne, Installed as 4th Archbishop of Anchorage

On Wednesday, November 9, Archbishop Christophe Pierre, Apostolic Nuncio to the United States and representative of Our Holy Father, Pope Francis…

November 11, 2016

Post-Election Statement from Catholic Rural Life

The 2016 presidential election is now a part of history: Donald J. Trump will become the 45th President of the…

November 11, 2016

Catholic Rural Life- Spiritual Resources

Since its inception nearly 100 years ago, strengthening the faith in rural America has been a primary mission of Catholic Rural…

November 2, 2016