Tag: Social encyclical

The new encyclical’s formidable challenge

The new encyclical’s formidable challenge

| David Gibson | October 15, 2020 | 0 Comments

The social encyclical Pope Francis released in October extends a formidable challenge to us all, the challenge to create “a different culture.” What kind of culture? It is the kind where people who basically are indifferent toward each other and deeply divided resolve their conflicts and begin to “care for one another” (No. 57).

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Catholics globally credit pope for encyclical’s call to uphold human dignity

Catholics globally credit pope for encyclical’s call to uphold human dignity

| October 5, 2020 | 0 Comments

Pope Francis’ new social encyclical offers a vision for the world of dignity for every person around the world and promotes a call to “build a new culture of fraternity and dialogue,” said the president of the Australian Catholic Bishops’ Conference.

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