Product DescriptionIn his book, Faith Meets World, the Gift and Challenge of Catholic Social Teaching>I, local author Barry Hudock "assists Catholics and non-Catholics in understanding the tenets, principles and applications of Catholic social teaching". In this easy to read and understand book, Hudock gives information on the historical development of the teachings to help the reader better understand the formation of these teachings. Information is presented on basic themes which include human dignity, human rights, universal destination of goods, and preferential treatment of the poor, among others. Using explanations and examples Hudock presents what the Catholic Church teaches about each of these issues, some or much of this information of which many Catholics may be unaware. In trying to address the problem of how we seem to be formed by politics rather than our faith, Hudock suggests ways in Faith Meets World to take Catholic social teachings to heart and make them a part of our lives. Faith Meets World is a paperbook with 160 pages.
Faith Meets World Barry Hudock Local Author Paperback