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Social Gospel
The Social Gospel was a movement in North American
North American
Protestantism
Protestantism
which applied Christian ethics
Christian ethics
to social problems, especially issues of social justice such as economic inequality, poverty, alcoholism, crime, racial tensions, slums, unclean environment, child labor, inadequate labor unions, poor schools, and the danger of war
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Francis Of Assisi
Saint Francis of Assisi
Assisi
(Italian: San Francesco d'Assisi), born Giovanni di Pietro di Bernardone, informally named as Francesco (1181/1182 – 3 October 1226),[2] was an Italian Catholic friar, deacon and preacher. He founded the men's Order of Friars Minor, the women’s Order of Saint Clare, the Third Order of Saint Francis and the Custody of the Holy Land. Francis is one of the most venerated religious figures in history.[3] Pope Gregory IX
Pope Gregory IX
canonized Francis on 16 July 1228. Along with Saint Catherine of Siena, he was designated Patron saint
Patron saint
of Italy. He later became associated with patronage of animals and the natural environment, and it became customary for Catholic
Catholic
and Anglican churches to hold ceremonies blessing animals on his feast day of 4 October. He is often remembered as the patron saint of animals
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Martin Luther King Jr.
CampaignsMontgomery bus boycott Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom Youth March for Integrated Schools Albany Movement Birmingham campaign Walk to Freedom March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom St. Augustine movement Selma to Montgomery marches Chicago
Chicago
Open Housing Movement March Against Fear Memphis sanitation strike Poor People's CampaignDeath and memorialAssassination American federal holiday National memorial National Historical Parkv t eMartin Luther King
King
Jr. (January 15, 1929 – April 4, 1968) was an American Baptist minister and activist who became the most visible spokesperson and leader in the civil rights movement from 1954 until his death in 1968
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Populorum Progressio
Populorum progressio is the encyclical written by Pope
Pope
Paul VI
Paul VI
on the topic of "the development of peoples" and that the economy of the world should serve mankind and not just the few
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Quadragesimo Anno
Quadragesimo anno (Latin for "In the 40th Year") is an encyclical issued by Pope
Pope
Pius XI
Pius XI
on 15 May 1931, 40 years after Leo XIII's encyclical Rerum novarum. Unlike Leo XIII, who addressed the condition of workers, Pius XI
Pius XI
discusses the ethical implications of the social and economic order. He describes the major dangers for human freedom and dignity arising from unrestrained capitalism and totalitarian socialism/communism
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Communalism
Communalism usually refers to a system that integrates communal ownership and federations of highly localized independent communities. A prominent libertarian socialist, Murray Bookchin, defines the Communalism political philosophy that he developed as "a theory of government or a system of government in which independent communes participate in a federation", as well as "the principles and practice of communal ownership". The terms 'government' and 'autonomous' in this case do not imply an acceptance of a State, parochialism, or individualism.[1][2] This usage of communalism appears to have emerged during the late 20th century to distinguish commune-based systems from other political movements and/or governments espousing (if not actually practicing) similar ideas
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Neo-Thomism
Catholicism portal Philosophy
Philosophy
portalv t eNeo- Scholasticism
Scholasticism
(also known as neo-scholastic Thomism
Thomism
or neo-Thomism because of the great influence of the writings of Thomas Aquinas
Thomas Aquinas
on the movement), is a revival and development of medieval scholasticism in Roman Catholic theology
Catholic theology
and philosophy which began in the second half of the 19th century.Contents1 Origins 2 Key principles 3 Late-19th-century spread 4 Early-20th-century development 5 Variation and tradition 6 References 7 Further reading 8 External linksOrigins[edit] During the medieval period, scholasticism became the standard accepted method of philosophy and theology
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Human Dignity
In classical moral, ethical, legal, and political discussions the concept of dignity expresses the idea that a being has the right to be valued and respected, and to be treated ethically. In the modern context, dignity can function as an extension of the Enlightenment-era concepts of inherent, inalienable rights.Contents1 Etymology 2 Modern use 3 Violations3.1 Categories 3.2 Examples4 Philosophical
Philosophical
history4.1 Pico della Mirandola 4.2 Kant 4.3
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Precarity (Social Christianity)
Precarity (also precariousness) is a precarious existence, lacking in predictability, job security, material or psychological welfare. The social class defined by this condition has been termed the precariat.Contents1 Catholic
Catholic
origins 2 In Europe2.1 Global justice movement 2.2 EuroMayDay 2.3 Rebelling against precarity in France and Denmark 2.4 "San Precario"3 Precariat 4 See also 5 References 6 Bibliography 7 External links Catholic
Catholic
origins[edit] Léonce Crenier, a Catholic
Catholic
monk who had previously been active as an anarcho-communist, may have established the English usage.[citation needed] In 1952 the term was documented by Dorothy Day, writing for the Catholic
Catholic
Worker Movement:"True poverty is rare ... Nowadays communities are good, I am sure, but they are mistaken about poverty
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Praxis School
The Praxis school was a Marxist humanist
Marxist humanist
philosophical movement, whose members were influenced by Western Marxism.[1] It originated in Zagreb and Belgrade
Belgrade
in the SFR Yugoslavia, during the 1960s. Prominent figures among the school's founders include Gajo Petrović and Milan Kangrga
Milan Kangrga
of Zagreb
Zagreb
and Mihailo Marković
Mihailo Marković
of Belgrade. From 1964 to 1974 they published the Marxist
Marxist
journal Praxis, which was renowned as one of the leading international journals in Marxist theory
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Postcolonial Theology
Postcolonial theology is the application of postcolonial criticism to Christian theology
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Christian Humanism
Christian
Christian
humanism emphasizes the humanity of Jesus, his social teachings and his propensity to synthesize human spirituality and materialism.[citation needed] It regards humanist principles like universal human dignity and individual freedom and the primacy of human happiness as essential and principal components of, or at least compatible with, the teachings of Jesus.[citation needed] Christian humanism can be seen as a philosophical union of Christian
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Antoninus Of Florence
Antoninus of Florence
Florence
OP (1 March 1389 – 2 May 1459), was an Italian Dominican friar, who ruled as an Archbishop of Florence. He is venerated as a saint by the Catholic Church.Contents1 Life 2 Writings 3 Veneration 4 References4.1 Bibliography5 External linksLife[edit] He was born Antonio Pierozzi (also called de Forciglioni) on 1 March 1389 in the city of Florence, then capital of an independent Republic, to Niccolò and Tomasina Pierozzi, prominent citizens of the city, Niccolò being a notary. The young Anthony was received into the Dominican Order
Dominican Order
in 1405 at the age of sixteen at the new priory of the Order in Fiesole
Fiesole
and given the religious habit by the Blessed John Dominici, founder of the community, becoming its first candidate
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Christian Socialist Movement
Christians on the Left, formerly known as the Christian Socialist Movement (CSM), is a socialist society affiliated to the British Labour Party. The CSM was an amalgamation of the Society of Socialist Clergy and Ministers and the Socialist Christian League. R. H. Tawney
R. H. Tawney
made one of his last public appearances at the Movement's inaugural meeting on 22 January 1960. Donald Soper
Donald Soper
chaired the Movement until becoming its President in 1975. In August 2013 it announced that following a consultation with its members it would be changing its name to Christians on the Left[1] The movement fulfilled a need among Christian socialists
Christian socialists
in Britain for an organisation that would be politically engaged and theologically reflective at the same time
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Confederation Of Christian Trade Unions
The Confederation of Christian Trade Unions
Confederation of Christian Trade Unions
(Dutch: Algemeen Christelijk Vakverbond, ACV; French: Confédération des syndicats chrétiens, CSC) is the largest national trade union federation in Belgium. It was founded in 1904, and after several changes took its current name in 1923. The ACV/CSC has 22 regional federation and 16 sectoral unions, with a membership of 1.7 million (almost 16% of the total Belgian population). It evolved out of the "Anti-Socialist Cotton Workers' Union", which was founded in 1886. The president is currently Marc Leemans (nl) and the secretary general is Marie-Hélène Ska.Contents1 Gallery 2 See also 3 References 4 External linksGallery[edit]Yves LetermeSee also[edit]Organized labour portalHet Volk (newspaper)References[edit]ICTUR; et al., eds. (2005). Trade Unions of the World (6th ed.). London, UK: John Harper Publishing
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Pope Francis
Pope
Pope
Francis
Francis
(Latin: Franciscus; Italian: Francesco; Spanish: Francisco; born Jorge Mario Bergoglio;[b] 17 December 1936) is the 266th and current Pope
Pope
of the Catholic Church
Catholic Church
and sovereign of Vatican City. Francis
Francis
is the first Jesuit
Jesuit
pope, the first from the Americas, the first from the Southern Hemisphere, and the first pope from outside Europe since the Syrian Gregory III, who reigned in the 8th century. Born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Bergoglio worked briefly as a chemical technologist and nightclub bouncer before beginning seminary studies. He was ordained a Catholic priest
Catholic priest
in 1969, and from 1973 to 1979 was Argentina's provincial superior of the Society of Jesus (Jesuits)
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