What are the three aspects of Catholic Social Teaching?
Principles for reflection, Criteria for judgment, & Guidelines for actions
What is the foundational principle of Catholic Social Teaching.
________________________ is a state or condition in which we find ourselves separated from God.
_________________________ teaches that the lowest level of government should handle a function if it is
capable without interference from higher authority.
We have ____________ that allows us to choose the good.
We have a _______________ that allow us to know the good.
What is the flip side of responsiblities?
What are inalienable rights?
Rights we have based on our nature.
What is the most important inalienable right?
The right to life.
(Inalienable Right) = Right to live in a united _____________________and in a moral environment conducive to the growth of the child's personality.
(Inalienable Right) = Right to develop one's ___________________and freedom in seeking and knowing the__________.
(Inalienable Right) = Right to share in the _____________which makes wise use of the earth's material resources, and to derive from this right the means to support oneself and one's dependents
(Inalienable Right) = Right to freely establish________________, to have and to _______________________through the responsible exercise of one's sexuality.
A Family, Rear Children
Right to live in the truth of one's_________________ and in conformity with one's transcendent ____________________as a person.
(9-P) = ___________________Particular concern for those whose living conditions interfere witt their proper growth, including developing nations.
Preferential Option for the Poor
(9-P) = ________________________The sharing of one's spiritual and material goods out of respect for the dignity of the human person.
(9-P) = _____________________Human being have this because they were made in the image and likeness of God. (Gen 1:26)
Dignity of the Human Person
(9-P) = ________________________the grateful response of a Christian disciple who recognizes and receives God's gifts and shares these gifts in love of God and
neighbor. Someone who cares for God's creation.
(9-P) = ____________________Providing a person with his basic spiritual and physical needs. According to our diocese/Gaudium et Spes 26, "[This] is the sum total of social activities which allow people to fulfill their vocations and save their souls".
(9-P) =___________________________ [This]is the basic unit of society. As humans we are a group of persons. As this group of persons we are to permeate the secular world with the Gospel.
Call to Family, Community, and Participation
(9-P) = _________________________As human person we are called to protect and promote persons from conception to death.
Respect for Human Life
(9-P) = ______________________ "[This] is a claim we can make on each other and on society for certain basic minimum conditions. For every one of these there is a corresponding.....?
Rights and Responsibilities
(9-P) = _______________________ "The economy must serve the people not the other way around. [This] helps us to participate in God's creation. The dignity of [this] is safeguarded when [particular] rights are respected."
Dignity of Work and Workers Rights
What book of the bible do we read about man being made in the image and likeness of God?
What principle of Catholic Social Teaching is emphasized in the words of the prophet Amos?
Preferential Option for the Poor
___________ is giving someone his or her due.
Karl Marx criticized the abuses of ________________________ where workers did not have decent wages or working hours.
Pope Leo XIII wrote the encyclical_________________ as a response to the communism of Marx which threatened the CST theme of______________.
Rerum Novarum, human dignity.
In addition to communism, Rereum Novarum was in response to the 'E_______________________' and
Enlightenment and Industrial Revolution.
Provide the English name and brief description for Rerum Novarum.
On the Condition of Labor = Emphasized rights of workers to unionize, own private property, and earn a just wage.
Provide the English name and brief description for Populorum Progressio.
The Development of Peoples= Advocated a form of taxation of rich nations.
Provide the English name and brief description for Centesimus Annus.
The Hundreth Year/Anniversary = Written after the collapse of communism, placed emphasis on the Preferential Option for the Poor, and critiques consumerism.
Provide the English name and brief description for Evangelium Vitae.
The Gospel of Life = Defends the right to life as it applies to abortion and capital punishment.
Provide the English name and brief description for Gaudium et Spes.
Joy and Hope = Looks at the modern words and the Church's relationship with it.
Society exists or the benefit of the ______________________.
Where is the ideal place for children to learn how to live a virtuous life?
. The Church sees the government's role in society as _____________________?
Within the Church the ____________has the most responsibility in addressing the problems in society.
The most basic principle is "Do good and avoid evil", which is Natural Law, is written where in man?
"Society" is___________________bound together organically by a _____________
_____that goes beyond each one of them.
group of persons, principle of unity
'Secular Society' is a society in which _________________________values are discouraged in both government and society.
What unit of persons is the foundation of society?
What is the "Sanctuary of Life"?
_________________ is the basic moral law which God has placed in human nature and which we discover through reason.
True or False - Abortion is always morally wrong.
True. Morally speaking there are never exceptions for abortion.
What is the Church's position regarding stem cell research?
Adult = ok, embryonic = no
Can a Catholic politician vote for legislation that limits the number of abortions but keeps abortion legal?
What commandment of the Ten Commandments does Euthanasia, suicide, & assisted suicide are violate?
The 5th: Thou shall not kill.
Explain the "Principle of Double Effect".
You do something for good reason although it has a negative side effect. Key element is "intention".
_________________________ is an act or omission that aims at eliminating suffering and results in death.
What is "ordinary means" in regards to Euthanasia?
Food and Water
What was decided in the Supreme Court Case "Roe v. Wade"?
that a woman's right to privacy includes her decision to have an abortion...that the baby was a nonperson.
What does the Church proposes as a "third option" instead of Euthanasia?
To give the person medicine in order to relieve the pain.
_______________________ is the deliberate killing of unborn human life by means of medical or surgical procedures.
What is the Church's position regarding the death penalty.
No, unless there is no other way to protect human lives
The Church opposes __________ forms of racism and prejudice.
List four roles that are unique to the laity?
To permeate the secular world with the Gospel.
To fulfill a mission that cannot be fulfilled by clergy and religious.
To make the Church present and operative in society.
Special role and duty to participate in civic roles (e.g. voting issues).
True or False - A Catholic may be obliged to work to change unjust laws or to break unjust laws.
'Freedom' is the ability to______________
not freedom to do whatever we want.
choose and do the good
According to Gaudium et Spes, __________________in its general sense indicates everything whereby man develops and perfects his many bodily and spiritual qualities; he strives by his
knowledge and his labor, to bring the world itself under his control.
_________________is the sum total of the learned behavior of a group of people that is transmitted from generation to generation.
Goal of the State is to live well in ______________ and _______________.
Justice and Peace
True or False - The Church promotes one political candidate or one political party over another.
________________________are added when a person's wealth is increased.
*Work is a _______________. It is part of the original duty given to man by God, i.e., to take care of Creation.
True or False - The Church teaches that there may be situations in which it is morally ok to strike.
Provide the three motives behind the Church's love for the poor.
the Beatitudes, Jesus' own poverty, & Jesus' concern for the poor.
Saint Katherine Drexel mostly ministered to....?
The Native American and African Americans.
Write one or two sentences about Dorothy Day.
She started a newspaper called "The Catholic Worker". She helped to establish homes for the poor throughout America.Later in life she actively promoted peace and protested war.
What was Lech Walesa's main accomplishment mentioned on page 222 in your textbook?
Organized a nationwide union called "Solidarity" which helped end communisim in Poland.
List the seven criteria for a War to considered just.
Legitimate Political Authority
Probability of Success
What is "proportionality" in regards to what is just in war?
Proportionality - the methods and actions in war must not exceed what is necessary.
What is "discrimination" in regards to what is just in war?
Discrimination - between combatants and noncombatants.
What is deterrence? And does the Church support it?
When governments threaten an immense retaliation if attacked, no.
True or False - The Church believes disarmament is necessary.
The Church teaches weapons of mass destruction may _____________be used.
True or False - The Church also condemns all terrorism.
To be steward of Creation means to "cultivate and ....?"
care for God's creation, both living and nonliving.
Care for the environment is an application of the ___________ Commandment.
The use of natural resources must be ________________with protecting the environment...although the priority is