CST Bibliography

Abortion

Bachiochi, Erika. “Life Matters: Roe Plus 40.” United States Conference of Catholic Bishops. http://www.usccb.org/about/pro-life-activities/respect-life-program/2013/life-matters-roe-plus-40.cfm

Calabresi, Steven G. “How to Reverse Government Imposition of Morality: A Strategy for Eroding Roe v. Wade.” Harvard Journal of Law & Public Policy (Winter 2008) Volume 31 No 1. http://www.law.harvard.edu/students/orgs/jlpp/Vol31_No1_Calabresionline.pdf

Evangelium Vitae. Encyclical Letter of Pope John Paul II. 1995. http://www.vatican.va/holy_father/john_paul_ii/encyclicals/documents/hf_jp-ii_enc_25031995_evangelium-vitae_en.html

Lee, Patrick, and Robert P. George. “The Wrong of Abortion,” 13-26. http://www.blackwellpublishing.com/content/BPL_Images/Content_store/Sample_chapter/1405115475/Cohen_sample%20chapter_Contemporary%20debates%20in%20applied%20ethics.pdf

 “Living the Gospel of Life: A Challenge to American Catholics.” A Statement from the United States Catholic Bishops. December 1998.
http://www.usccb.org/issues-and-action/human-life-and-dignity/abortion/living-the-gospel-of-life.cfm

 
Cloning, IVF, and Stem Cell Research

Haas, Dr. John M. "Begotten Not Made: A Catholic View of Reproductive Technology. United States Conference of Catholic Bishops. 31 Mar. 2014. http://www.usccb.org/issues-and-action/human-life-and-dignity/reproductive-technology/begotten-not-made-a-catholic-view-of-reproductive-technology.cfm

Harvey, John Collins. “Distinctly Human: The When, Where, and How of Life’s Beginnings.” Commonweal 129.3 (February 8, 2002): 11-13. Family Research Council. 2003.
http://www.frc.org/content/distinctly-human-the-when-where--how-of-lifes-beginnings

Meyer, Michael J. and Lawrence T. Nelson. “Respecting What We Destroy: Reflections on Human Embryo Research.” The Hastings Center Report 31.1 (Jan.-Feb. 2001): 16-23.
http://www.jstor.org/stable/3528728

Wertz, D.C. “Embryo and Stem Cell Research in the United States: History and Politics.” Gene Therapy 9 (2002): 674-678. http://www.nature.com/gt/journal/v9/n11/pdf/3301744a.pdf

 
Community Organizing

Flaherty, Ford, Mary Ann and Richard L. Wood. “Faith and Public Life: Faith-Based Community Organizing and the Development of Congregations.” Syosset, NY: Interfaith Funders, 2004. http://repository.unm.edu/bitstream/handle/1928/10664/Faith%26PublicLife.pdf?sequence=1

 “Good for the Soul, Good for the Whole: Faith-Based Community Organizing and the Renewal of Congregations.” Syosset, NY: Interfaith Funders, 2003. http://www.piconetwork.org/tools-resources/document/0053.pdf

“Renewing Congregations: The Contribution of Faith-Based Community Organizing.” Syosset, NY: Interfaith Funders, 2002-2003.  http://www.piconetwork.org/tools-resources/document/0012.pdf

 
Death Penalty

“A Culture of Life and the Penalty of Death.” Statement of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, 2005. http://www.usccb.org/issues-and-action/human-life-and-dignity/death-penalty-capital-punishment/culture-of-life-penalty-of-death.cfm

Greenhouse, Linda. “Justice Stevens Renounces Capital Punishment.” New York Times. April 18, 2008. http://www.nytimes.com/2008/04/18/washington/18memo.html?_r=0

Greer, Megan. “Legal Injection: The Supreme Court Enters the Lethal Injection Debate.” Harvard Journal of Law & Public Policy (Spring 2007) Vol. 30 No. 2. http://www.law.harvard.edu/students/orgs/jlpp/Vol30_No2_Greeronline.pdf

“Responsibility, Rehabilitation, and Restoration: A Catholic Perspective On Crime and Criminal Justice.” Statement of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, 2000. http://www.usccb.org/issues-and-action/human-life-and-dignity/criminal-justice-restorative-justice/crime-and-criminal-justice.cfm

 
Disability

Bahr, Katie. “Real Presence: What Catholics with Developmental Disabilities Can Bring to the Table.” U.S. Catholic. Dec. 2013 http://www.uscatholic.org/articles/201311/real-presence-what-catholics-developmental-disabilities-bring-table-28153

“Pastoral Statement of the United States Catholic Bishops on Persons with Disabilities.” United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, 1978.
http://www.ncpd.org/views-news-policy/policy/church/bishops/pastoral

 
Economy

Basile, Anthony. “Crucified Between Two Thieves: Catholic Social Teaching vs. Right and Left.” Culture Wars. January 1998. http://www.culturewars.com/CultureWars/Archives/cw_jan98/crucified.html

“Economic Justice for All.” Pastoral Letter on Catholic Social Teaching and the United States Economy. November 1986. http://www.usccb.org/upload/economic_justice_for_all.pdf

George, Robert. “Making Business Moral.” First Things. October 2008. http://www.firstthings.com/article/2008/09/002-making-business-moral

Peace, Bob. “The Food on Our Tables: The Flaws of US Agricultural Policy.” America. January 19, 2009.  http://americamagazine.org/issue/683/article/food-our-tables

Senser, Robert A. “Big Business and the UN” America. December 1, 2008. http://americamagazine.org/issue/678/article/big-business-and-un

 
Education

Baum, Sandy and Jennifer Ma. “Education Pays: The Benefits of Higher Education for Individuals and Society.” The College Board Trends in Higher Education Series, 2007. http://www.collegeboard.com/prod_downloads/about/news_info/trends/ed_pays_2007.pdf
 
Kirsh, Irwin, Henry Braun, Kentaro Yamamoto and Andrew Sum. “America’s Perfect Storm: Three Forces Changing Out Nation’s Future.” Policy Information Report by Educational Testing Service. Princeton, NJ: 2007. https://www.ets.org/Media/Research/pdf/PICSTORM.pdf

Pope Benedict XVI. “Education Today: An Urgent Task.” 21 January 2008.
http://www.vatican.va/roman_curia/congregations/cevang/p_missionary_works/infantia/documents/rc_ic_infantia_doc_20090324_boletin15p5_en.html

 
Environment

USCCB. “For I Was Hungry & You Gave Me Food: Catholic Reflections on Food, Farmers, and Farmworkers.” United States Conference of Catholic Bishops. January 2004. http://www.usccb.org/issues-and-action/human-life-and-dignity/agriculture-nutrition-rural-issues/for-i-was-hungry.cfm

“Global Climate Change.” A Statement of the US Catholic Bishops. 2010.
http://www.usccb.org/issues-and-action/human-life-and-dignity/environment/global-climate-change-2010.cfm

“Renewing the Earth: An Invitation to Reflection and Action on Environment in Light of Catholic Social Teaching.” A Pastoral Statement of the US Catholic Bishops. November 14, 1991.
http://www.usccb.org/issues-and-action/human-life-and-dignity/environment/renewing-the-earth.cfm

 
Euthanasia

“Always to Care, Never to Kill.” First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion and Public Life, February 1992. http://www.firstthings.com/article.php3?id_article=5241&var_recherche=euthanasia

Crumbley, Bruce. “Making a Case for Euthanasia.” Time, March 15, 2008.   http://www.time.com/time/world/article/0,8599,1722728,00.html?loomia_si=t0:a16:g2:r3:c0.0960222:b18557687&xid=Loomia

Kingsbury, Kathleen. “When Is Sedation Really Euthanasia?” Time, March 21, 2008.
http://www.time.com/time/health/article/0,8599,1724911,00.html?iid=sphere-inline-bottom

Mayh, Krista. “Legal Euthanasia: No Spur to Suicide.” Time, October 2, 2007.
http://www.time.com/time/health/article/0,8599,1667770,00.html?iid=sphere-inline-bottom

Rachels, James. “Killing and Letting Die,” Encyclopedia of Ethics, 2nd edition, ed. Lawrence
Becker and Charlotte Becker (New York: Routledge, 2001), vol. 2, pp. 947-50. http://www.jamesrachels.org/killing.pdf

 
General CST

American Catholic Studies Newsletter. Cushwa Center for the Study of American Catholicism. Volume 35, Issue 1. Spring 2008. http://cushwa.nd.edu/assets/103298/spring08.pdf
 
“A Place at the Table: A Catholic Recommitment to Overcome Poverty and to Respect the Dignity of All God’s Children.” A Pastoral Reflection of the US Catholic Bishops. December 2002.
http://www.usccb.org/issues-and-action/human-life-and-dignity/poverty/place-at-the-table.cfm

 
Globalization

“Called To Global Solidarity International Challenges for US Parishes.” United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, 1997. http://www.usccb.org/issues-and-action/human-life-and-dignity/global-issues/called-to-global-solidarity-international-challenges-for-u-s-parishes.cfm

 
Health Care

“Health and Health Care.” A Pastoral Letter of the American Catholic Bishops. November 19, 1981.
http://repository.berkleycenter.georgetown.edu/811119USCCBHealthHealthCarePastoralLetterAmericanCatholicBishops.pdf

“The USCCB and Health Care Reform” June 2010. http://www.usccb.org/issues-and-action/human-life-and-dignity/health-care/upload/health-care-reform-summary-2010.pdf.

United States Conference of Catholic Bishops Health Care Reform Website. http://www.usccb.org/healthcare/

 
Human Rights

Alfonso Cardinal López Trujillo. “The Family and Human Rights.” Pontifical Council for the Family. http://www.vatican.va/roman_curia/pontifical_councils/family/documents/rc_pc_family_doc_20001115_family-human-rights_en.html

Crossette, Barbara. “A Disappointing Record: Will the New Human Rights Council Take Its Mandate Seriously?” America, December 1, 2008.
http://americamagazine.org/issue/678/article/disappointing-record

Hollenbach, David. “An Advocate for All: How the Catholic Church Promotes Human Dignity.” America, December 1, 2008. http://www.bc.edu/bc_org/rvp/pubaf/08/America_HollenbachDec08.pdf

Omaar, Rageh. “Child Slavery,” BBC News, March 26, 2007. http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/programmes/this_world/6446051.stm

“Universal Declaration of Human Rights.” United Nations General Assembly, December 1948. http://www.un.org/en/documents/udhr/

 
Human Trafficking

Dougherty, Mary Ellen and John Burke. “Human Bondage.” America. April 14, 2008. http://www.americamagazine.org/issue/652/article/human-bondage

Smith, Peter. "U.S. Bishops Bring New Weapon to Human-Trafficking Fight." National Catholic Register. Jan. 2013. http://www.ncregister.com/daily-news/u.s.-bishops-bring-new-weapon-to-human-trafficking-fight/

United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, Anti-Trafficking Program. http://www.usccb.org/about/anti-trafficking-program/index.cfm
 
United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, On Human Trafficking. Washington D.C. 2007. http://origin.usccb.org/about/anti-trafficking-program/upload/OnHumanTrafficking.pdf

 
Immigration

Ackleson, Jason. “Fencing in Failure: Effective Border Control is Not Achieved by Building More Fences.” Immigration Policy in Focus, April 2005. http://www.immigrationpolicy.org/sites/default/files/docs/Fencing%20in%20Failure.pdf

Chip, William and Michael Scaperlanda. “The Ethics of Immigration: An Exchange.” First Things, May 2008.  http://www.firstthings.com/article/2008/04/005-the-ethics-of-immigration-an-exchange

“Catholic Church’s Position on Immigration Reform.” Statement of Migration and Refugee Services/Office of Migration Policy and Public Affairs, The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops. August 2013. http://www.usccb.org/issues-and-action/human-life-and-dignity/immigration/churchteachingonimmigrationreform.cfm

DeCosse, David. “Can Citizenship Be Earned?” America, October 13, 2008. http://americamagazine.org/issue/671/article/can-citizenship-be-earned

Editors. “Migration, The Larger Picture.” America, January 7, 2008.  http://americamagazine.org/issue/641/editorial/migration-larger-picture

“Strangers No Longer: Together on the Journey of Hope.” A Pastoral Letter from the Catholic Bishops of Mexico and the United States, January 2003. http://www.usccb.org/issues-and-action/human-life-and-dignity/immigration/strangers-no-longer-together-on-the-journey-of-hope.cfm

“Welcoming the Stranger Among Us: Unity In Diversity.” United States Catholic Conference, November 15, 2000. http://www.usccb.org/issues-and-action/cultural-diversity/pastoral-care-of-migrants-refugees-and-travelers/resources/welcoming-the-stranger-among-us-unity-in-diversity.cfm

 
Politics

Dionne, E.J.  “Faith and Politics: After the Religious Right.”  Commonweal, February 15, 2008. https://www.commonwealmagazine.org/faith-politics-0
 
“Forming Consciences for Faithful Citizenship: A Call to Political Responsibility from the Catholic Bishops of the United States.”  United States Conference of Catholic Bishops
http://www.usccb.org/issues-and-action/faithful-citizenship/

“The Challenge of Forming Consciences for Faithful Citizenship.” Bulletin Insert from the United States Bishops. November 14, 2007. http://www.usccb.org/issues-and-action/faithful-citizenship/upload/Forming-Consciences-Faithful-Citizenship-bulletin-insert.pdf

“Doctrinal Note on Some Questions Regarding the Participation of Catholics in Political Life” Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith. November 24, 2002.
http://www.vatican.va/roman_curia/congregations/cfaith/documents/rc_con_cfaith_doc_20021124_politica_en.html

 
Race

“Brothers and Sisters to US.” United States Catholic Bishops. 1979. http://www.usccb.org/issues-and-action/cultural-diversity/african-american/brothers-and-sisters-to-us.cfm

Flynn, Harry J. “In God’s Image: Pastoral Letter on Racism by Archbishop Harry J Flynn.” September 12, 2003. http://www.archspm.org/reference/pastoral-letters-detail.php?intResourceID=158

George, Francis. “Dwell in my Love: A Pastoral Letter on Racism.” April 4, 2001.  http://www.archdiocese-chgo.org/cardinal/dwellinmylove/dwellinmylove.shtm

“Moving Beyond Racism: Learning to See with the Eyes of Christ.” A Pastoral Letter from the Bishops of Illinois. April 4, 2000. http://www.archchicago.org/catholic_values/catholic_teaching/moving_beyond_racism.shtm

 
Solidary, War, and Peace

Cusimano Low, Maryann. “Building Peace.” America, March 31, 2008. http://americamagazine.org/issue/651/columns/building-peace

“The Harvest of Justice is Sown in Peace.” A Statement from the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, 1994.
http://www.usccb.org/beliefs-and-teachings/what-we-believe/catholic-social-teaching/the-harvest-of-justice-is-sown-in-peace.cfm

Pope Benedict XVI. “If You Want to Cultivate Peace, Protect Creation.” January 1, 2010. http://www.priestsforlife.org/library/3033-if-you-want-to-cultivate-peace-protect-creation

“War and Peace in the Modern World.” A Statement from the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, 1994. http://www.usccb.org/issues-and-action/human-life-and-dignity/war-and-peace/nuclear-weapons/upload/statement-the-challenge-of-peace-1983-05-03.pdf

Weigel, George. “World Order: What Catholic Forgot.” First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion and Public Life. 143 (May 2004): 31-38  http://www.firstthings.com/article/2007/06/world-order-what-catholics-forgot

 
Work

Arise Chicago. Worker's Rights Manual. 2nd ed. Chicago, Illinois. http://arisechicago.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/10/ac_workers_rights_manual_eng.pdf

Blaire, Bishop Steven E. “Labor Day Statement 2013.” September 2, 2013.
http://www.usccb.org/issues-and-action/human-life-and-dignity/labor-employment/labor-day-statement-2013.cfm

Laborem Exercens. Encyclical Letter of John Paul II. 1981.
http://www.vatican.va/holy_father/john_paul_ii/encyclicals/documents/hf_jp-ii_enc_14091981_laborem-exercens_en.html

Quigley, William. “The Living Wage and Catholic Social Teaching.” America, August 28, 2006.   http://americamagazine.org/issue/581/article/living-wage-and-catholic-social-teaching

Senser, Robert A. “Big Business and the UN: Toward a New Framework for Corporate Responsibility.” America, December 1, 2008. http://americamagazine.org/issue/678/article/big-business-and-un