Mgr. Victor Grech
Key-note speech delivered at Caritas Europa's Spring Academy on Monday 03 March 2017, by Mgr. Victor Grech With this synthetic presentation about the great Encyclical “The Development of People”, including a special emphasis on integral human development...
The Contribution and Legacy of Populorum Progressio
Lecture on Populorum Progressio in Glasgow on Saturday 18 March 2017, by Donal Dorr A brief word about the background to this document. Two great social encyclicals were issued by Pope John XXIII: Mater et Magistra in 1961, the year before the Second...
Duncan MacLaren
By Duncan MacLaren Integral Human Development is in vogue. In January 2017, Pope Francis merged the competences of the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace, the Pontifical Council Cor Unum , the Pontifical Council for the Pastoral Care of Migrants...
The spiritual component of the integral human development for Caritas employees and volunteers
By Edgar Vulpe The fundamental meaning in the analysis of any phenomena is determined by the perception paradigm and by the postulates proposed on the basis of it. No matter how convincing and reasonable our arguments are, we still have to admit that the...
Populorum communio - Communion between peoples
Pastoral letter from the bishops of Belgium for the occasion of 50 years of Populorum Progressio of Pope Paul VI Appeared in the series of Declarations of the Bishops of Belgium, no. 40 On 26 March (Easter) 1967, Pope Paul VI released his encyclical...