Resources – Prison Ministries


Recommended Catholic Material

1. Catechism Resources for Volunteers to use in Prison Ministry

2. U.S. Dept. of Justice Federal Bureau of Prisons: Technical Reference, Inmate Religious Beliefs and Practices
Read Document

3. Catholic Prison Ministries Coalition

4. Dismas Ministries

5. Knights of Malta prison ministry

6. How to help a person in prison as Mother Teresa did for Jim Wahlberg

7. Pope Francis Raises Concerns about Situation in Prisons

Pope Francis Raises Concerns About Situation in Prisons

8. Getting started

9. Resources for Catechesis:

10. Catholic Bibles for Prisoners: Paulist Evangelization Ministries

Bibles for Inmates

11. Patron Saints of Prisoners

12. The Apostle of Prisons

13. Religious Order for female ex-cons

14. Saints who were Addicts

15.Catholic Addiction Recovery

16. Holy Encounters in Prison

17. Visiting the Imprisoned is a Corporal Work of Mercy

18. International Commission of Catholic Prison Pastoral Care

19. Ministering to Incarcerated Youth

20. North Carolina website links
Yokefellows Prison Ministry

Proverbs 226

North Carolina Department of Corrections Facilities

21.Other States

Virginia: Diocese of Richmond

West Virginia: Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston

Georgia: Archdiocese of Atlanta



New York

22.Transitional Programs In State
Transitional Programs Out of State

23.Families of Incarcerated Persons Resources
Proverbs 226

Prison Fellowship International; assisting prisoners and their families

24. Justice for the Incarcerated
The Innocence Project

North Carolina Listing of Reentry Resources

Outrageous Justince

National Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty

North Carolina Coalition for Alternatives to the Death Penalty

North Carolina Coalition for a Moratorium

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