This prezi by Sandie Cornish provides a brief overview of what Pope Francis has to say about the social dimension of evangelisation in his Apostolic Exhortation Evangelii Gaudium.
How do you see the connection between communion with God, others, and creation, and the effectiveness of evangelisation? How might we nurture deep contemplative communion with Jesus?
How does the Gospel speak to social issues in your community? Does faith influence the whole of your life? How do you understand the social dimension of the Church’s mission?
Two months into his pontificate Pope Francis has already said quiet a bit about mission. This presentation, Pope Francis on Mission uses quotes from homilies and general audiences to highlight two emerging themes in Pope Francis’ teachings – evangelization and service.
Context Pope Paul VI’s 1974 Apostolic Exhortation Evangelii Nuntiandi, on evangelization in the modern world, commemorates the 10th anniversary of the closing of Vatican II. He wrote it at the request of the 1974 Synod of Bishops. The 1974 Synod considered the question of evangelisation in the modern world but… Read More »Evangelii Nuntiandi – Evangelization in the Modern World
Context The 1971 Synod of Bishops statement Justicia in Mundo is also known as Justice in the World. It is not a social encyclical, or a Papal document, but it is still regarded as one of the major international Catholic Social Teaching documents. Bishops from all over the world gathered… Read More »Justicia in Mundo – Justice in the World