Induction / Catholic Social Teaching / Solidarity. Subsidiarity shows up in a variety of public policy questions. And, don’t forget to teach … Adolph Kolping. Its roots are in the Hebrew prophets who announced God's special love for the poor and called God's people to a covenant of love and justice. Put simply, subsidiarity means nothing should be done at a higher level that can be done well or better at a lower level. In his claims for solidarity, Pope John Paul II took a new step in Catholic social teaching (Dorr). For parishes. In this module, we explore the importance of solidarity and what this means for your school board. Explore the Catholic Social Teaching principles and how they guide the work of Caritas Australia. Project Slide 8 and discuss the important work of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission for all Canadians. The Catholic Church teaches that all … subsidiarity and other key principles of catholic social teaching such as dignity of the person, solidarity, and the common good will be highlighted. Since then, a wealth of teaching continue to give new life to the Scriptures and shape the Church’s response to our modern world. View resource >> lesson. There is a video (4:29) embedded in this slide We are all one, by the CBC, which gives insight into why the call to journey together on a new path is a call to all Canadians. For parishes. An introduction to the Catholic social teaching principle of solidarity. When the Pope used this word he was reminding us that we are all part of one human family. Catholic social teaching holds subsidiarity as a standard by which powers should be involved in the societies they govern. A catholic, called to live and apply this spirituality of the social teaching, has the duty to allow his relations with other people be inspired by these principles of human social relationships, conscious that the goods of the earth are meant for all. Previous to the pontificate of Pope John Paul II, the popes rejected confrontation as a means of opposing injustice and endorsed a consensus model. With focuses on Church history, theology, saints, feasts, and seasons, these short documents can help answer many questions in your community. This document offers a complete overview of the fundamental framework of the doctrinal corpus of Catholic social teaching. Catholic social teaching upholds that the person is sacred, but that the person is also social. Solidarity Lesson Plan: Democratic Republic of Congo. Actually, Catholic social teaching as formulated by Leo XIII owes a lot to German Catholics from that period like Bishop Wilhelm Emmanuel von Ketteler or Bl. Catholic Social Teaching Solidarity 35,990 views. Available in Spanish . We should brush up on the subject. The lesson plans help explain the principle through the story about banana farmers in the Democratic Republic of Congo who helped each other save their crops. Catholic Social Teaching is an organized, evolving answer to those questions. From these Catholic social teaching documents and encyclicals we derive core principles. Module Introduction. Professional development, Just Leadership days and free teaching resources to help embed social justice into your school curriculum and ethos. Solidarity. Catholic Social Teaching (CST) is rooted in Scripture. Solidarity is often defined as “friendship” or “social charity.” It is the notion that we must help each other, both in the material sense and in the spiritual sense. Our economics, politics, laws, policies, and social institutions must therefore defend marriage and the family. Karl Schilken. 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