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The Jewish Prophets, Jesus and the Prophetic Voice Today

The Jewish Prophets, Jesus and the Prophetic Voice Today

Today, we begin a series of essays on the Jewish prophets, Jesus and the prophetic voice in our world today. This initial essay provides an introduction to some of the Jewish prophets during a five-hundred-year period of Jewish history.

Catholic Social Thought and Unions

Catholic Social Thought and Unions

Reflecting widespread Catholic concerns regarding social injustices that sprang from the industrial revolution, Pope Leo XIII laid out the Church’s position on labor unions in his landmark 1891 encyclical Rerum Novarum.

Catholic Social Thought and Politics

Catholic Social Thought and Politics

From time immemorial, people have inquired into the essential purposes and values of political life. Seen through the eyes of Christian faith, politics is about love writ large.