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#IamVincent and I #TeachforAmerica @NiagaraUniv

Emma Pullano, a Niagara University senior, has been accepted into the TeachForAmerica program. Teach For America is a national nonprofit working to expand educational opportunities for low-income students. Corps members commit to teach for two years in high-need urban...

“Catholic Teachings on the Environment,” a compendium

According to Vatican Insider the Episcopal Conference of South Korea has created a handbook for the Catholic environmentalist. Published by the Episcopal Commission for Justice and Peace, “Catholic Teachings on the Environment” is a compendium of Catholic thought on...

Vincentian who advised Pope Leo XIII is beatified

The NCR writes "Giuseppe Toniolo is now the first economist ever beatified by the Catholic church." Little known is that he was an active member and advisor of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul. He is another one of the figures who was influenced by the social...

The budget and competing visions of Catholic Social Teaching

An article in US Catholic  raises the question of competing visions of Catholic Social Teaching as reflected in approaches to the national budget. Another article on Faith and Public Life  raises the question of priorities in terms of energy expended on various issue...

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