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Catholic Word of the Day: SOCIAL SIN, 07-08-09 ^ | 07-08-09 | Fr. John Hardon's Modern Catholic Dictionary

Posted on 07/08/2009 12:53:18 PM PDT by Salvation

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The sinfulness of society into which a person is born. Its premise is that modern socialization and collectivization have immersed everyone in other people's values and moral actions to an unprecedented degree.

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In light of all the accusations about Pope Benedict XVI's new encyclical, Caritas in Veritate, which is NOT social sin or socialism as many on the left have portrayed it to be.
1 posted on 07/08/2009 12:53:21 PM PDT by Salvation
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2 posted on 07/08/2009 12:55:22 PM PDT by Salvation (With God all things are possible.)
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Entire encyclical is contained in a couple of these theads -- read the entire document.

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3 posted on 07/08/2009 12:56:39 PM PDT by Salvation (With God all things are possible.)
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4 posted on 07/08/2009 12:57:20 PM PDT by Salvation (With God all things are possible.)
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