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Underpinning civic education with Catholic social teaching

HONG KONG (SE): The social teaching of the Catholic is by far the most comprehensive, detailed and incisive collection of reflections on community and human relationships.

Developed by successive popes over a 126-year period beginning with Pope Leo XIII’s watershed document, On Human Work, it is regarded in almost all quarters as a unique resource in the world.

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Exposing Church’s best kept secret

HONG KONG (SE): In an attempt to expose one of the best kept secrets of the Catholic Church, DOCAT and its accompanying smartphone app were released during World Youth Day in Poland as a way of introducing Church social teaching in a simple and understandable manner and encourage people to live it out.

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Unveil Church social teaching cardinal pleads

 

HONG KONG (SE): “The Church still needs to recognise that one of the most powerful tools that can become a big motor for human development is what we call the social doctrine of the Church,” speaking ahead of Why Poverty Day, Peter Cardinal Turkson, the president of the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace, said on November 29 in the run up to Why Poverty Day.

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