Press Release: New CRL Program

Catholic Rural Life has received a $ 1 million grant to help establish its Thriving in Rural Ministry program. This…

January 15, 2019

A Mid-Winter’s Reflection

[Editor’s Note: On January 24, 2019 the Wethersfield Institute is celebrating the 30th anniversary of the death of its benefactor,…

January 15, 2019

The Signed 2018 Farm Bill

President Trump signed the 2018 Farm Bill last month. Like many bills that go through conference committees, there were several…

January 15, 2019

Is Catholic Homeschooling Right for Your Child? Part II

[Editor’s note: This is Part II of a two-part guest blog series on why Catholic homeschooling may be right for…

January 13, 2019

Is Catholic Homeschooling Right for Your Child?

[Editor’s note: This is Part I of a two-part guest blog series.] Many Catholic parents have discovered the joy of…

January 1, 2019

God Works in Mysterious Ways

Before I tell this story, remember that once there was a time when everyone was not deeply attentive to personal…

December 18, 2018

The Winners of the Archbishop Edwin V. O’Hara Award

We are happy to congratulate the Religious Sisters of Mercy in Jackson, Minnesota as the 2018 recipients of Catholic Rural…

December 18, 2018

New Joint Letter to Congress

Read the letter that Catholic Rural Life, along with the USCCB, Catholic Charities USA, Catholic Relief Services and the Society…

December 13, 2018

It Isn’t Christmas Without Love

My Dad and his sisters began their lives on a very prosperous dairy farm in central Wisconsin. When Dad would…

December 4, 2018

Rural Culture and the Church – Interview

The following is an excerpt from an interview by Matthew Maloney from Know the Faith podcast and Max Becher, a CRL…

November 6, 2018