Enduring instruction

 Posted by on November 10, 2010  archives
Nov 102010

By Frank Wessling

Now that the national election is over, it will be good to shift our focus to enduring things, like the Catholic message for a moral social life. Here is one of the main themes of Catholic social teaching, according to the U.S. bishops:

“A basic moral test is how our most vulnerable members are faring. In a society marred by deepening divisions between rich and poor, our tradition recalls the story of the Last Judgment (Mt. 25:31-46) and instructs us to put the needs of the poor and vulnerable first.”

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