"A little mercy makes the world less cold and more just."
−Pope Francis, Angelus, March 17, 2013
- Learn more about the Peter’s Pence Collection in this recent interview by Vatican News, Fr. Juan Antonio Guerrero Alves, SJ., Prefect of the Secretariat for the Economy, explains how the collected funds are used: charitable interventions and the contribution for the Pope’s service to the Church throughout the world.
- "The faithful’s offerings to the Holy Father through the Peter’s Pence Collection are destined to Church needs, to humanitarian initiatives and social promotion projects, as well as to the support of the Holy See.” For more information see: https://www.vatican.va/roman_curia/secretariat_state/obolo_spietro/documents/actual_en.html
If you miss your parish collection but wish to support the collection, you should direct your donation to: Peter's Pence Collection, c/o The Apostolic Nunciature, 3339 Massachusetts Ave., NW, Washington, DC 20008
No donations should be sent to the USCCB.