The Seven Themes of
Catholic Social Teaching
By: Gillian Adkins

Life and Dignity of the Human Person:

We should find peaceful alternatives to everything violent.

This organization believes that the key to nonviolence is food for all. So, they help give food to others to promote peace.

Call to family, community, and participation:

We should make sure everyone is treated fairly.

They make campaigns to gain followers. In their campaigns they explain why people should be treated fairly.

Rights and Responsibilities:

We should help everyone get food and other things they need.

This organization works with the government to end hunger. They believe that we should help others just like they were Jesus.

Option for the Poor and Vulnerable:

We should care for others.

This organization has set up many food pantries helping the poor. It also helps people find homes.

The Dignity of Work and the Rights of Workers:

Our rights should be protected.

This organization helps children get an education. It teaches them to look beyond the color of someones skin.

Solidarity:

We are all children of God and are loved my him equally.

This organization helps children get an education. It teaches them to look beyond the color of someone's skin.

Care for God's creation:

Take care of God's creations.

This organization confronts people who don't respect the Earth and its nature.  They also campaign environmentally responsible solutions.