Daily Archives: 25 May 2021

Populorum Progressio 18: Development In Proper Perspective

18. (Our) personal and collective fulfillment could be jeopardized if the proper scale of values were not maintained. The pursuit of life’s necessities is quite legitimate; hence we are duty-bound to do the work which enables us to obtain them: … Continue reading

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Fratelli Tutti 181: The Synthesis of the Law

Today, Pope Benedict is in the lead-off position: 181. Every commitment inspired by the Church’s social doctrine is “derived from charity, which according to the teaching of Jesus is the synthesis of the entire Law (cf. Mt 22:36-40)”. [Caritas in … Continue reading

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