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The Catholic Faith and the Social Doctrine of the Church


Study this Catechism! This is my heartfelt desire. Study this Catechism with passion and perseverance. Study it in the quiet of your room; read it with a friend; form study groups and networks; share with each other on the Internet... You need to be more deeply rooted in the faith than the generation of your parents... Pope Benedict XVI

Compendium of the Catechism of the Catholic Church

Joseph Oppitz, C.SS.R.

This Compendium contains, in concise form, all the essential and fundamental elements of the Church's faith, thus constituting a kind of vademecum which allows believers and non-believers alike to behold the entire panorama of the Catholic faith. Pope Benedict XVI

Catechism for Filipino Catholics

Catholic Bishops Conference of the Philippines

This officially approved edition of the CFC is offered by the Catholic Bishop's Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) as a major effort in implementing PCP II's urgent call for a triple renewal: a renewed "Catechesis" which in turn will contribute substantially to a renewed "Worship" and "Social Apostolate." From the Preface of the CFC

Compendium of the Social Doctrine of the Church

This present compendium shows the value of Catholic Social Doctrine as instrument of evangelization because it places the human person and society in relationship with the light of the Gospel.

Cardinal Angelo Sodano