The Seven Themes of
Catholic Social Teaching
Life and Dignity of the Human Person
We should treat others how we want to be treated. We should work together to solve problems and help others.
This organization, Equal People Organization, helps, supports, and works to make sure that everyone is treated equally. They know that everyone should be treated equal no matter their race, religion, appearance, or other difference.
Call to Family, Community, and Participation
We should make sure everyone gets a chance at a fair life, a life without poverty or unhappiness.
This organization, Family Life Support Center, helps people who don't have homes find homes. They help the homeless support themselves, so they can find permanent homes for themselves their family.
Rights and Responsibilities
Everyone has a right to have everything they need to live, and if someone doesn't have these things we should help them out.
This organization, United for Human Rights, supports, encourages, and protects human rights all over the world. They make sure everyone knows their rights, and gets justice for violations of their rights
Option for the Poor and Vulnerable
You should always put others first, especially people who don't have everything that we have. We need to think about the needs of others.
This organization, Global Impact, works with other organizations to help serve people that are in need and to always put others first. They help people all around the world, and they help build a world where everyone has the economic support they need.
The Dignity of Work and the Right of Workers
Everyone deserves to work in a safe place. They should be paid enough money to support themselves and their families.
This organization, International Labo(u)r Organization, helps protect workers and employers rights. They enforce those rights to make sure they workers and employers get paid a fair amount of money to support themselves.
Everyone should be treated equal no matter what they look like, believe, or any other difference. We should live in peace and not judge others because they are different.
This organization, Grassroots Collaborative, teaches to never judge someone by what they look like, their beliefs, their background, or social class because we are all the same. They help to show that everyone deserves respect, and everyone deserves a fair life.
Care for God's Creation
We should care for God's creation, so we can protect our planet
This organization, Care of Creation, helps teach that if we respect God's creation we respect him. Also, it changes people as the care for the Earth around them.