If You Want Justice Work For Peace. There are many ways to work for justice in our world. Christian teaching on human dignity and social justice spans far and wide. 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.What does this mean for each of us in our daily lives?
First, we must look at where our dignity and identity is rooted.
As Christians we believe that the Gospel of Jesus Christ is a “Gospel of life.” It invites all persons and societies to a new life lived abundantly in respect for human dignity. (Living the Gospel of Life)
Central to the principle of human dignity is the understanding that, every human being is created in the image of God, redeemed by Jesus Christ, destined for union with God, and therntent-Disposition: form-data; name=”_sopanels_nonce”