Educating for Peace: A review of some online resources


U.S. Catholic Bishops - Social Development & World Peace - This contains a good summary of the 7 guiding principles of Catholic social justice teachings which can serve as a foundation for lasting peace. These themes can also be found on the web site of Office of Social Justice of the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis with quotations taken from various important Church documents.

" must be remembered that true peace is never simply the result of military victory, but rather implies both the removal of the causes of war and genuine reconciliation between peoples." -- Centesimus annus - John Paul II - Encyclical Letter (May 1 1991)

Related: Social Justice and Peace