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Benedict XVI weighs in on “Redistribution” Posted at: Friday, September 21, 2012 12:23:39 AM Author: Vincent Miller Since “redistribution” is in the news these days, I thought it might be valuable to offer some passages from Benedict XVI’s 2009 encyclical Caritas in Veritate on the theme. He uses the term 8 times. The basic concept […]
ON LABOR ORGANIZATIONS SINGULARI QUADAM Encyclical of Pope Pius X promulgated on September 24, 1912. To Our Beloved Son, George Kopp, Cardinal Priest of the Holy Roman Church, Bishop of Breslau, and to the other Archbishops and Bishops of Germany. Beloved Son and Venerable Brethren, Health and the Apostolic Blessing. We are moved by particularly […]
June 23, 2012 How Committing to Catholic Social Teaching Can Transcend Partisanship By Carl Anderson Catholics are in a unique position to change the culture of partisanship and division that has plagued our political process. But to do so requires courage and an embracing of Catholic ideals and Social Teaching. We must create a new […]
August 22, 2012 The great both/and of Catholic social teaching By Father Robert Barron For many on the left, Paul Ryan is a menace, the very embodiment of cold, indifferent Republicanism, and for many on the right, he is a knight in shining armor, a God-fearing advocate of a principled conservatism. Mitt Romney’s choice of […]
Article brought to you by: Catholic Online (www.catholic.org) USCCB Social Justice Appointment and Archbishop Chaput’s Interview: Liberating Catholic Social Teaching By Deacon Keith Fournier September 20th, 2012 Catholic Online (www.catholic.org) How I have longed to see Catholic Social Thought liberated so that it can be offered to our Nation in this her great hour of […]
Cardinal Dolan and Stephen Colbert talk faith at Fordham Cardinal Timothy Dolan greets the press in Rome in March 2012. Washington D.C., Sep 19, 2012 / 05:47 pm (CNA).- Fordham University students were treated to a rare opportunity last week when they packed an auditorium to hear Cardinal Timothy M. Dolan and television comedian Stephen […]
A hidden cause of high veteran unemployment: the federal hiring freeze Posted at: Wednesday, August 29, 2012 06:53:47 AM Author: Clayton Sinyai The latest BLS unemployment figures indicate that nearly 10% of post-9/11 veterans 25 and over are unemployed, compared to 7.6% of civilians in that age group. In researching an America story on this […]
The Next Battle Veterans are fighting for jobs on the homefront. Clayton Sinyai | AUGUST 27, 2012 After 24 years in the military, including three tours in Iraq and service as a scout sniper in Afghanistan, Joe Tretta was ready for a change. “I wasn’t young anymore,” he said. “It was no fun sleeping on the […]
A new generation of labor priests Aug. 31, 2012 By Brian Roewe Fr. Ty Hullinger (left) listens to fellow priests May 22 during the first Priest Laborer Social Justice Continuing Formation meeting in Chicago. (NCR photo/Brian Roewe) On July 23, housekeepers and other workers at Hyatt Hotels began a global boycott of the hotel chain. […]