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Why Too Much Power in One Place Is a Bad Thing

Source: Bishop Robert Barron via YouTube

Friends, by a basic and healthy instinct, Catholic social teaching wishes power to be shared widely throughout local communities, overcoming tyranny and promoting charity.

The Church advocates neither absolutist statist control nor indifferent individual freedom. Instead, it holds out an economics and politics of distributive justice as ideal for the common good.


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Compendium of the Social Doctrine of the Church: via
Social Justice: Not What You Think It is, by Michael Novak: via