Linna Bressette


Linna Bressette (1882-1960) worked for the Social Action Department of the National Catholic Welfare Conference (later renamed the US Conference of Catholic Bishops) as a field secretary for 30s years.


Linna Bressette's Catholic social activism celebrated in Treasure Chest of Fun and Fact Catholic Comic book, 1953.


Linna Bressette's teaching materials on the encyclicals Rerum Novarum (1891) and Quadragesimo Anno (1931).

“Catholics in Action: Linna Bressette,” Treasure Chest, 1953.

Linna Bressette’s Teaching on the Encyclicals (Quadragesimo Anno), 1931.