Enlightenment:the up-and-coming social, political, and philosophical movement, asserted that reason and science are the basis for knowing truth.
Industrial Revolution: the shift from a farming and craft trade economy to an economy based on factory production-was well under way.
Capitalism : production for their own profit, and workers sold their labor to the owners for whatever wage they could get.
Socialism: advocated distributing wealth according to need, not ownership of capital and profits.
Communism: an ideal, equitable society in which government and laws would be unnecessary.
Natural Law: the God-given need for creation, including human beings, to follow what God intended it to be.
Marginalized: forced outside the main group.
Subsidiarity: Governments and large organizations exist only to serve the good of human beings, families, and communities, which are the center and purpose of social life.
Solidarity: a constant commitment to the common good, based on the belief that "we are all really responsible for all." (a spirit of friendship- between individuals, group, and nations- is the basis for a just world.)
Dorothy Day: criticize capitalism.
Pope Leo XIII: support the labor union, call the knights of labor.
Karl Marx: the German philosopher with his works the communist manifesto and capital, provide a bitter critique of capitalism.
Frederic Ozanam: started the Saint Vincent de Paul Society, a world- wide charitable organization for the poor.
Cardinal James Gibbons: Working Catholics organized into a controversial organization known as the the Knights of Labor, a union supported by some of the U.S hierarch.
True/False or Multiple Choice form:
1. What is an encyclical? a letter written by 2 Pope given to an audience of Bishops
2.Know Rerum Novarum
Considered the beginning of Catholic social teaching
3.How does Catholic social teaching determine the value of work?