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Outreach Ministry

Outreach Ministry

The Outreach Ministry at Clare House offers direct service to community members facing difficulties of all kinds.  We strive to build authentic relationships with every individual who walks through the door and commit to journey in solidarity with them.  We offer assistance to alleviate immediate needs.  Clients receive access to: food pantry, thrift shop, case management, advocacy, information and referral, and other resources.

Are you in need of assistance? Please contact us.

Principles of Catholic Outreach

Corporal Works of Mercy
The Corporal Works of Mercy are these kind acts by which we help our neighbors with their material and physical needs.

  1. Feed The Hungry
  2. Give Drink To The Thirsty
  3. Clothe The Naked
  4. Shelter The Homeless
  5. Visit The Sick
  6. Visit The Imprisoned
  7. Bury The Dead

Spiritual Works of Mercy
The Spiritual Works of Mercy are acts of compassion by which we help our neighbors with their emotional and spiritual needs.

  1. Counsel The Doubtful
  2. Instruct The Ignorant
  3. Admonish Sinners
  4. Comfort The Afflicted
  5. Forgive Offenses
  6. Bear Wrongs Patiently
  7. Pray For The Living And The Dead

Information sourced from:

Loyola Press. A Jesuit Ministry 3441 N Ashland Ave, Chicago, IL 60657 www.loyolapress.com