Resources for Ministry during Covid-19 Crisis

The V Encuentro has compiled a list of resources provided by partners and Catholic organizations that are meant to assist Hispanic/Latino pastoral ministers, parents, and all Catholics. Included are resources, prayers, webinars, lists of online masses and live streams. By clicking on the link below, you will be leaving the V Encuentro website. Links are provided solely for the user’s convenience. By providing these links, the V Encuentro and the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops assumes no responsibility for, nor does it necessarily endorse, the website, its content, or sponsoring organizations.

Updated 4/19/20

We are continuously adding content as we receive it. Please send us any resource or links that may benefit our Hispanic/Latino Catholic Community (English and Spanish) and the Catholic community at large.

COVID-19 Vaccine Information for Faith-Based Communities

1.  CDC’s Community-Based Organizations COVID-19 Vaccine Toolkit CDC has designed this toolkit to help community-based organizations (CBOs) share clear and accurate information to educate community members about COVID-19 vaccines, raise awareness about the benefits of vaccination, and address common questions and concerns. Available in Spanish and other languages, they include:

2. The Get Vaccinated! Black Faith Community Toolkit, created by the Skinner Leadership Institute in collaboration with the National African American Clergy Network.  A key feature in this toolkit is a step-by-step guide for houses of worship to becoming trusted immunization sites (see page 7).

3. Getting Involved with Vaccine Efforts. If your community is interested in supporting vaccine programs, use the CDC’s locator to determine local vaccine efforts and contact your state or local health department.


4. The Association of Immunization Managers (AIM) has now published their flyer: How Can Faith Leaders Help End the COVID-19 Pandemic? Support the COVID-19 vaccination effort. This newly released two-page flyer covers building vaccine confidence among your congregation and includes key resources for supporting vaccine access in your house of worship.   

5. AIM has also created 4 part webinar series and material to promote vaccine confidence. You can view the webinar recording on AIM’s website at

6. Other resources from the CDC:

7.  Resources from the CDC’s National Forum on COVID-19:


8. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services We Can Do This Toolkit, includes FAQs on vaccines and tips for communicating across audiences, as well as information for posting on faith-based websites and social media.

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Masses Online

List of Masses being streamed online during COVID-19


Prayer Resources

Links to prayers for Catholics, parents, and pastoral leaders


Youth & Young Adults

Resources for pastoral juvenil, youth ministry, young adult ministry, and campus ministry


Mental Health

Mental Health resources during COVID-19


Online Prayer Opportunities

Adoration, praise & worship, praying the rosary, and Stations of the Cross


Parent Resources

Online resources for Catholic Parents



Resources for Children during COVID-19


Tools for Ministering Online

Software and resources to help pastoral ministers move their ministries online.



Resources for Prayer, Worship and Mass in the Home


Faith Formation

Resources for Directors of Faith Formation, Catechists and Pastoral Leaders


Persons with Disabilities

Resources for Persons with Disabilities



Main page for COVID-19 Resources

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