Catholic Social Teaching on Environment

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What is the main role of the state according to Catholic social teaching?

To promote human dignity, protect human rights, and develop the common good

What principle guides the distribution of government functions according to Catholic social teaching?

Subsidiarity

Why should citizens participate in community and decision-making?

To promote the common good and human dignity

What is the ultimate goal of government according to Saint John XXIII?

To recognize, respect, reconcile, protect and promote the rights and duties of citizens

What is the relationship between the environment and human responsibility according to Pope Benedict XVI?

Humans have a responsibility to care for the environment with creativity and responsibility

What is the guiding criterion for responsible freedom in caring for the environment?

The good of all

What is the primary consequence of economic justice, according to the text?

A successful economy

What is the relationship between peace and justice, according to the text?

Peace is the consequence of justice

What is the primary role of consumers in building economic democracy, according to the text?

To take a more incisive role, as long as they are not manipulated

What does the text describe as the sign of caritas in action?

Peace

What is the primary goal of economic democracy, according to the text?

To create a more just and fair economy

What does the text describe as a moral act, in addition to being an economic one?

Purchasing

What is the primary expression of the principle of subsidiarity?

Participation in the civil community

According to the Compendium of the Social Doctrine of the Church, what is the ultimate goal of participation in the civil community?

The common good

What is the basis for human rights, according to the text?

Human dignity

What is the primary purpose of work, according to the text?

To participate in God's creation

What is the relationship between rights and responsibilities, according to Saint John XXIII?

Rights and responsibilities are mutually intertwined

What is the primary goal of the economy, according to the text?

To serve people

What is the purpose of the Prayer Rally for a Cause?

To support drivers affected by the PUV Modernization Program

What is the focus of the Advent Recollection 2024?

To emphasize the need for repentance and the sacrament of Confession

What is the purpose of the Monthly offering for December 1, First Friday?

To provide Packs of Spaghetti with Sauce for the poor

What is the main theme of Fr. Nic's homily during the Mass of the Santo Nino?

The need to obey and honor one's parents

What is the purpose of the Guidance Office's peer Circle Ang Society?

To cater to the needs of socially challenged and isolated students

What is the common thread among the various events and activities mentioned?

They are all related to the spiritual growth and development of the community

What is the primary goal of religions in response to terrorism, according to the CCC?

To remove the causes of terrorism and promote friendship among people

What is the fundamental principle underlying the Catholic Church's condemnation of terrorism?

The dignity and worth of every human person

What is the significance of Jesus being referred to as the 'prince of peace'?

It highlights his teachings on non-violence

What is the Catholic Church's stance on the use of violence to achieve political aims?

It is always morally wrong

What is the primary strategy for responding to terrorism and violence, according to the Catholic Church?

Non-violence and love

What is the significance of the World Day of Peace, celebrated on January 1?

It emphasizes the importance of peace and love in the world

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