The Viatorian Community continues to support the Catholic Rural Life Conference, based in Des Moines, that advocates for families making a living in rural America, and promotes their social, economic and spiritual development.

NCRLCOne of Conference’s most recent efforts is a year-long campaign, called “Faith, Food and the Environment.” The initiative is focused devoting a vocation of agriculture as well as examing  the challenges of providing sustainable food for a growing world population.

Its first session opened in November in St. Paul, MN and the next one takes place on Feb. 7 during a luncheon discussion at the Conference’s Catholic Social Ministry Gathering in Washington DC.

The Conference’s latest eBulletin offers Advent resources, immigration updates and information about its Rural Life Prayerbook.

Read more here.