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Human Rights

Quando a ajuda humanitária e a caridade minam a dignidade da pessoa humana

Estou lendo o livro “Toxic Charity”, de Robert D. Lupton, o fundador e presidente da FCS Urban Ministries, uma organização focada em servir a comunidade local, promover o  desenvolvimento econômico e fornecer treinamentos e consultoria em Atlanta, EUA. Dr. Lupton no seu livro, nos fornece insights e princípios importantes ao tratar da abordagem da pobreza […]

Aléxia Duarte | December 26, 2016
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Catholic Teaching

The Gospel is not a slogan

The Gospel is not a slogan. Cardinal Robert Sarah speaks these words during an interview, as he condemns the war on poverty as contrary to the Gospel. That’s a strong statement, right? Maybe a bit too extreme, right? But maybe it’s not. After all, our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, was seen as a radical […]

Alexandra Liebl | May 1, 2016
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Catholic Teaching

Reflecting on Sharing an Easter Meal

Easter Sunday 2014 I was in Rome, Italy. A great place for Catholics to celebrate the Lord’s resurrection second only to the Holy Land, I am sure. My fellow students and I gathered as if we were an American family and broke bread–like, a lot of bread–in preparation for this great meal (albeit assembled by […]

Leah Miller | March 3, 2015
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