Documents of Pope Francis

Many things have to change course, but it is we human beings above all who need to change

Pope Francis, 2015

The work of Catholic Charities, including that of the Office for Social Justice, is deeply rooted in Catholic Social Teaching. Pope Francis’ recent teachings, actions, and public statements provide a lot of food for thought. Pope Francis has spoken extensively on social justice issues, particular regarding the “poor.”

Lumen Fidei (The Light of Faith) 2013

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Evangelii Gaudium (Apostolic Exhortation on The Joy of the Gospel) 2013

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Synthesis

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Laudato Si’ (Apostolic Exhortation on “Praised Be”)

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Synthesis

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Amoris Laetitia (On Love in the Family)

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Summary

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Resource Materials

Invigorated by Pope Francis:A Renewed Look at Our Faith Slideshow

Prayer of St-Francis with Pope Francis

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