Caholic Social Teaching
the call of the popes and bishops for people to let the reign of God's love shape their world, this is rooted in the mission of Jesus the Christ
Catholic Social Teaching
is the teaching of the Church that examines human society in the light of the Gospel and church Tradition for the purpose of guiding Christians as they carry on the mission of Jesus in the world.
Signs of the Times
the Church's response to the world that flows out of its interpretation of those realities.
the up-and-coming social, political, philosophical movement, asserted that reason and science are the basis for knowing truth.
the shift from a farming and craft trade economy to an economy based on factory production - well under way.
philosophy of individual rights and autonomy, together with limited government and the ownership of private property, was part of the "program" of the Enlightenment.