LINKS ON CHURCH TEACHINGS & RECENT ARTICLES ON GIVING

Church Social  Doctrine (Church document from The Vatican):    

http://www.vatican.va/roman_curia/pontifical_councils/justpeace/documents/rc_pc_justpeace_doc_20060526_compendio-dott-soc_en.html

Catholic Social Teaching Principles (Article from Catholic Answers Magazine):

 http://www.catholic.com/magazine/articles/seven-principles-of-catholic-social-teaching

Poverty in America (Reflexions from the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops):

http://www.usccb.org/issues-and-action/human-life-and-dignity/poverty/reflections-on-poverty-in-america.cfm

Poverty in Latin America (Report from The World Bank):

http://documents.worldbank.org/curated/en/2015/01/24089637/left-behind-chronic-poverty-latin-america-caribbean-overview

Catholic Missionary Work (Article from The National Catholic Register):

http://www.ncregister.com/daily-news/archbishop-gomez-u.s.-catholics-would-do-well-to-honor-missionaries-legacy

Caritas in Veritate (Charity in Truth) - Encyclical of Pope Benedict XVI on June 29, 2009):

http://w2.vatican.va/content/benedict-xvi/en/encyclicals/documents/hf_ben-xvi_enc_20090629_caritas-in-veritate.html

Evangelii Gaudium (The Joy of the Gospel) - Apostolic Exhortation of Pope Francis on November 24, 2014):

http://w2.vatican.va/content/francesco/en/apost_exhortations/documents/papa-francesco_esortazione-ap_20131124_evangelii-gaudium.html