The Aims and Means of the Catholic Worker movement describe its goals and the means by which the movement hopes to achieve those goals. The Aims and Means have taken many forms over the years; the following are some of its iterations.

The Aims and Means of the Catholic Worker Movement
Reprinted from The Catholic Worker newspaper, May 2019, 86th Anniversary Issue

The Works of Mercy
The Works of Mercy in Christian tradition are an abiding norm for the Catholic Worker Movement. They were at the heart of Dorothy Day and Peter Maurin’s actions and vision.

The Catholic Worker Movement described in 140 words

In Dorothy Day’s words:

To Our Readers (May 1933)

Maurin’s Program

Aims and Purposes (1940)

Aims and Purposes (1943)

In Peter Maurin’s words: