Posts Tagged ‘Populorum Progressio’

Pope Paul’s encyclical, King’s speech, more relevant than ever

Monday, April 10th, 2017

Fifty years ago, Blessed Pope Paul VI gave to the world a truly prophetic encyclical letter Populorum Progressio (“The Development of Peoples), and just days later Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. delivered his powerful speech, “Beyond Vietnam: A Time to Break Silence.” As kindred spirits in Christ, they both knew the grave dangers facing humanity Read more