Social Justice                                              

 

The Church has always stood for charity and justice. She has developed teachings regarding God’s will for living as a society. These teachings or social doctrine come from:

Some of the major encyclicals and pastorals letters from the modern era are:

All of the Church’s social teaching is rooted in the fundamental principal of the sacredness of human life and dignity of every individual.

For more information and resources that increase awareness of Catholic social teaching and offer opportunities to live out our Baptismal call to love God and our neighbor, click here to visit the website of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops.

 
 
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