COMMENTARY: Paul VI’s prophetic encyclical — like the moral teachings of the Church more broadly — is both a pro-life and traditional encyclical and a progressive social encyclical.
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The United States is one of only eight countries with no national paid parental leave policy, and it is one of only a few countries without a national paid medical leave policy, according to the Bipartisan Policy Center.
Where some see opportunities to protect the integrity of wealth and aid struggling nations, others warn about speculation, predation and instability.
Pope Francis requested the meeting last week because he wanted to learn more about the American athletes’ social justice advocacy.
Church teachings condemning racism and upholding the dignity of every human person must be taken to heart, they stress.
Catholic leaders in the city say that the riots involve long-standing social tensions and racism in society that even extends into church life.
A grotesque cycle of poverty, drugs and incarceration confronts the Church in Baltimore, which is coming to grips with its own failures and need to reassess how it can give hope to a deeply wounded city.
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