Never has the human race enjoyed such an abundance of wealth, resources and economic power, and yet a huge proportion of the world’s citizens are still tormented by hunger and poverty, while countless numbers suffer from total illiteracy. The Church in the Modern World, #4. Copyright 2005, United States Conference of Catholic Bishops. Washington, D.C. All rights reserved.
Submitted by: N. Rademacher, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Religious Studies