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Reading List on Catholic Social Teaching

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Reading List on Catholic Social Teaching

Catholic Social Teaching and Movements, Marvin L. Krier Mich (Twenty-third Publications, Mystic, CT; 1998)

Catholic Social Teaching: Our Best Kept Secret, Peter Henroit, Edward DeBerri, Michael Schultheis, (Orbis Books; Maryknoll, NY; 1992.)

Living Justice : Catholic Social Teaching in Action, Thomas Massaro, S. J. (Sheed and Ward, 2000.)

Responses to 101 Questions on Catholic Social Teaching, Kenneth R. Himes O.F.M. (Paulist Press, 2001)

Reference Books


Catholic Social Thought: The Documentary Heritage, David J. Obrien and Thomas A. Shannon, ed. (Orbis Books; Maryknoll, NY; 1995.)

Compendium of the Social Doctrine of the Church, Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace, U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, Libreria Editrice Vaticana, 2004

Proclaiming Justice and Peace: Papal Documents from Rerum Novarum through Centesimus Annus, Michael Walsh and Brian Davies, ed., (Twenty-Third Publications, Mystic, Conn., 1991.)

The New Dictionary of Catholic Social Thought, Judith Dwyer, ed., (The Liturgical Press, Collegeville, Minn., 1994.)

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