This handout provides a series of Scripture passages and real-life accounts to help students reflect on poverty in America.
This article gives several suggestions of how an individual can bring about distributive justice.
In 1986, Fr. Jim Notebaart flew to Nairobi, Kenya, to live and work as a missioner. Years later, he told an audience in the United States about an experience of Eucharist as transformation. Read this story and, on a separate …
Characters: Reader, Narrator, Servant, Levi, Hannah, Isaiah, Simeon.
The Universal Declaration of Human Rights, which was adopted by the United Nations in 1948, sets the international standard for human rights. The Universal Declaration of Human Rights has thirty articles. The following list paraphrases and summarizes the articles from …
A summary of Chapter 45, Working for Justice from the Catholic Connections Handbook for Middle Schoolers, Second Edition.
A summary of Chapter 7, The Human Person from the Catholic Connections Handbook for Middle Schoolers, Second Edition.
The beliefs, practices, and attitudes of the Catholic faith.
Several articles from the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and Convention on the Rights of the Child.
An article about Jesus’ command to love everyone, even those who society has deemed unlovable.
A reading, with reflection questions, on living out God’s Call of unconditional love, agape, for all.
A self-quiz, or self-assessment, on faithful citizenship.
A copy of the Gettysburg Address.
An article on war and peace in Catholic social teaching.
An article on the foundations for a justified war and the just war doctrine.
A list of several vocabulary terms and definition for Unit 5 of “Catholic Social Teaching: Christian Life in Society.”
An article on the principles of Catholic social teaching for business ethics.
A movie guide with questions pertaining to the film “Homeless: The Motel Kids of Orange County.”
A list of vocabulary terms for Unit 6 of “Catholic Social Teaching: Christian Life in Society.”
A list of vocabulary terms for Unit 4 of “Catholic Social Teaching: Christian Life in Society.”
A list of vocabulary terms for Unit 7 of “Catholic Social Teaching: Christian Life in Society.”
A self-assessment survey on how well students are stewards of creation.
A reading on Thomas Merton and nonviolence.
A list of several conversation starters or self-reflection questions on the topic of justice.
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