- 2017 Application is Closed - Acton University 2017: June 20 - 23

ALUM 21st Century Catholic Social Thought

Session 4 - Wednesday, June 21 - 3:45 PM to 5:05 PM

Intensive Course

Pope Benedict XVI indicated that the Church needed to recover charitable service as a key part of her social teaching. Pope Francis has taken that up, as well as the central place of the poor and the need to promote the “human ecology” articulated by St. John Paul II. Along with challenges to religious liberty and the rise of religious violence, those themes will shape Catholic social teaching in the 21st century.

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