A Concise Guide to Catholic Social Teaching by Kevin E. McKenna

By Kevin E. McKenna

A well timed source for realizing, educating, and imposing Catholic social educating. As parishes and faculties accentuate efforts to advertise Catholic social instructing, here's a welcome distillations of social ideas awarded in either papal encyclicals and pastoral letters built through American bishops. Following the constitution of the U.S. bishops' record "Sharing Catholic Social Teaching," the publication speaks to seven major topics:

  • Life and the honour of the Human Person
  • Call to family members, group, and Participation
  • Rights and Responsibilities
  • Option for the terrible and Vulnerable
  • The Dignity of labor and the Rights of Workers
  • Solidarity
  • Care for God's Creation

each one bankruptcy comprises mirrored image questions excellent for person or staff utilization, and an appendix bargains biographical information regarding popes who've issued social encyclicals, steered homily issues and a Reconciliation provider for Justice and Peace. absolute to turn into a useful source for all pastoral ministers, A Concise advisor to Catholic Social Teaching can also be appropriate for parish grownup research teams, and highschool and school periods on Catholic social teaching.

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