Catholic Social Teaching covers all spheres of life – the economic, political, personal and spiritual. With human dignity at its centre, a holistic approach to development founded on the principles of CST, is what Pope Paul VI called ‘authentic development’.
In his opening letter to the 2017-8 Social Justice Statement Bishop Long gives us these simple, but profound, words: ‘This Statement is inspired by the teachings of Jesus and by the unswerving vision of Pope Francis: that the most vulnerable
Caritas Australia’s annual Lenten fundraising and awareness-raising appeal brings thousands of Australians together in solidarity with the world’s poor to help end poverty, promote justice and uphold dignity.
EVERYONE’S BUSINESS Developing an inclusive and sustainable economy
Ten Step leaflets outline practical steps relating to the annual Social Justice Statement.
The Australian Catholic Bishops have registered their deep concern over the alarming growth in the problem of homelessness and insecure housing in Australia today.