House of hospitality

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A house of hospitality is an organization to provide shelter, and often food and clothing, to those who need it. Originally part of the Catholic Worker Movement, houses of hospitality have been run by other organizations, including organizations that are not Catholic or Christian. Founded on principals of Christian anarchism, the houses provide hospitality without charge, and without requiring religious practice or attendance at services.[1]

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  1. ^ "Flophouse Father". Time (Feb. 26). 1940-02-26. Retrieved 2008-07-13.