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Catholic social doctrine is often misunderstood and as often, simply ignored. A new book seeks to remedy this by providing an overview of more than a century of papal writings. “For a long time to come, this book may well be the definitive work on the economic teaching of the modern popes,” declared Michael Novak...read more
Articles from section "Social Doctrine of the Church"
What should be the contribution of the faith-based sector to the shaping of a more just and sustainable future for our society? This was the central question at the conference held today in …read more
Less than two months after the Holy Father traveled to the Italian Island of Sardinia, the first fruits can be seen of his visit. During the last meeting of the regional episcopal conference, …read more
The president of the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace, Cardinal Peter Turkson, has said hunger and malnourishment are tragic, horrendous and scandalous and must be urgently addressed …read more
The last decade or so has been a difficult time for Catholics and the Catholic Church in the United States, observed Sam Gregg in the introduction to his latest book. The somewhat unlikely …read more
In his first message to the presidents of Europe’s bishops’ conferences, Pope Francis expressed his appreciation and closeness to their work in Europe, in particular their reflections on the …read more