At Leadership Day in January 2009, the Parish Pastoral Council adopted an objective to promote and spread Catholic Social Teaching with a corollary to advocate for social justice issues. Interested parishioners came forward and formed the Social Justice Ministry at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton.
Charity goes beyond justice, because to love is to give, to offer what is “mine” to the other; but it never lacks justice, which prompts us to give the other what is “his,” what is due to him by reason of his being or his acting.
The Social Justice Ministry at Seton has two main goals:
Educate the community on Catholic Social Teachings and how to put them in action. They also hold programs on Faithful Citizenship before elections and host speakers to raise awareness of Social Justice issues. To find what the latest education opportunities are Click Here...