Session 24–On Catholic Social Teaching–Part II: Social Justice

HANDOUTS

ADDITIONAL RESOURCES

 

MULTIMEDIA RESOURCES

OLV FP Session 24 Pt 1- Catholic Social Teaching Pt 1

SPANISH OLV FP Session 24 Pt 1 Catholic Social Teaching Pt 1 (La Ensenanza Social Catolica Pt 1)

Click the picture below to go to the webpage to watch the Symbolon video–Catholic Social Teaching Part I

9 – Catholic Social Teaching: Building a Civilization of Love

We will look at the Church’s social teaching and how we can share this powerful guidance with the people we encounter in our daily lives.

SESSION QUESTIONS

Which two basic principles are at the center of Catholic social teaching?

The common good and the dignity of the human person who is made in the image and likeness of God.

What is the “common good”?

Concern for the objective well-being of all people

 

What are the Seven Themes of Catholic Social Teaching?

  1. Life and Dignity of the Human Person
  2. Call to Family, Community and Participation
  3. Rights and Responsibilities
  4. Option for the Poor and Vulnerable
  5. Dignity of Work and the Rights of Workers
  6. Solidarity
  7. Care for God’s Creation