Catholic Social Teaching Series: Preferential Option for the Poor

Fr. Brendan McKeough, O. Praem.

Fr. Brendan McKeough, O. Praem.

The Catholic Social Teaching Series continues as Fr. Brendan McKeough, O. Praem., examines the principle of the Preferential Option for the Poor.

Throughout both the Old and New Testaments we are reminded that God has a special care and concern for the widow, orphan, children, and the poor—namely those who are the most vulnerable. The history of the Church, most notably in modern social documents written by popes and bishops’ conferences throughout the last century, continues this theme and tries to answer the Gospel mandate to care for the “least of these brothers and sisters.”

  • Presenter: Fr. Brendan McKeough, O. Praem.
  • Cost: Free will offering (suggested donation $5)
  • Registration appreciated

Please note: online registration is appreciated. The registration form can be found below under “Bookings.” Please register for one person at a time. This helps us maintain accurate registration numbers! If you have any questions, please contact the Norbertine Center for Spirituality office at ncs@norbertines.org or call 920.337.4315.


Upcoming Catholic Social Teaching Presentations

October 25 | Dignity of Work and the Rights of Workers
Presenter: Tony Pichler

November 29 | Solidarity: We Are Our Brothers’ and Sisters’ Keeper
Presenter: Jane Angha

December 13 | Care for God’s Creation
Presenter: Br. Steve Herro, O. Praem.


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Date/Time
Date(s) - September 27, 2017
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Location
St. Norbert Abbey

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