Monthly Archives: August 2013

Holy Gospel of Jesus Christ according to Saint Matthew 25:14-30.

Jesus told his disciples this parable: “A man going on a journey called in his servants and entrusted his possessions to them. To one he gave five talents; to another, two; to a third, one– to each according to his … Continue reading

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Holy Gospel of Jesus Christ according to Saint Matthew 25:1-13.

Jesus told his disciples this parable: “The kingdom of heaven will be like ten virgins who took their lamps and went out to meet the bridegroom. Five of them were foolish and five were wise. The foolish ones, when taking … Continue reading

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What is the Church’s stance on capitalism or the free-market economy?

Capitalism   The Seventh Commandment: You shall not steal. What is the Church’s stance on capitalism or the free-market economy? Any form of capitalism that is not embedded in an established system of law runs the risk of detaching itself … Continue reading

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How should we treat animals?

The Treatment of Animals   The Seventh Commandment: You shall not steal. How should we treat animals? Animals are our fellow creatures, which we should care for and in which we should delight, just as God delights in their existence. … Continue reading

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Are Christians obliged to become involved in politics and society?

Catholics in Politics and Society   The Seventh Commandment: You shall not steal. Are Christians obliged to become involved in politics and society? It is a special duty of the Christian laity people to become involved in politics, society, and … Continue reading

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Why does the Catholic Church have her own social teaching?

Catholic Social Teaching   The Seventh Commandment: You shall not steal. Why does the Catholic Church have her own social teaching? Because all men, as children of God, possess a unique dignity, the Church with her social teaching is committed … Continue reading

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Democracy: How did the Church’s social teaching develop?

  The Seventh Commandment: You shall not steal. How did the Church’s social teaching develop? The Church supports democracy, because of all political systems it offers the best conditions for achieving equality before the law and safeguarding human rights. In … Continue reading

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RE: FG vs ASUU: How did the Church’s social teaching develop?

Development of Catholic Social Teaching   The Seventh Commandment: You shall not steal. How did the Church’s social teaching develop? Catholic social teaching was a response to the economic problems of the nineteenth century. Whereas industrialization had led to an … Continue reading

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How should we treat animals?

The Treatment of Animals   The Seventh Commandment: You shall not steal. How should we treat animals? Animals are our fellow creatures, which we should care for and in which we should delight, just as God delights in their existence. … Continue reading

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Holy Gospel of Jesus Christ according to Saint Luke 13:22-30.

Jesus passed through towns and villages, teaching as he went and making his way to Jerusalem. Someone asked him, “Lord, will only a few people be saved?” He answered them, Strive to enter through the narrow gate, for many, I … Continue reading

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