The Seven Themes of
Catholic Social Teaching
By: Téa

Life and Dignity of the Human Person

This means that we should respect human life. Some ways we can do this is by stopping wars and stop using harmful medicines.

"Human Rights Watch" has a mission to help protect human life all over the world by making sure that everyone is being treated fairly.

Call to Family, Community, and Participation

This means giving everyone in society a chance. Also, it means caring for everyone especially those in need.

"Human Life International" has a mission to help people all over the world that makes sure everyone in society has a chance.  

Rights and Responsibilities

This means that all people have the right to food, shelter, clothing, and education. We need to respect that everyone should have these things.

"Angel Flight" is an organization that is a group of pilots that take food, clothing, ect. to places all around the world that don't have these things.

Option for the Poor and Vulnerable

This means that we need to pay more attention and help the poor and vulnerable.

"Charity Partners" is an organization builds partnerships and resources that help the world's most vulnerable people.

The Dignity of Work and the Rights of Workers

This means that everyone should have work. It also means that the working conditions need to be good. For example, getting paid enough, good working conditions, and being able to fix problems with their jobs.

"Good Will" is an organization that helps people find jobs and make sure that they are safe jobs that have good conditions.


This means that everyone is equal and we are all one big family, even though some of us look different and came from different places we are all equal.

"Fair Treatment" is an organization that helps people who are feeling judged because they of what they look like or where they are from.

Care for God's Creation

This means that we need to take care of plants, animals, and all of God's creations.

"ASPCA" is an organization that helps animals that are being treated cruelly and makes sure that they are getting the right attention they need.