Putting social teaching to work, on the road


youthministry-webParticipants and adult leaders from the Holy Saviour – St. John Youth Ministry prepare to tackle their first service project of the year in cleaning up Cuthbert Boulevard in Haddon Township. The project is one way they are trying to address the Catholic social teaching, “Caring for God’s Creation,” articulated in the bishops’ 1998 document Sharing Catholic Social Teaching: Challenges and Directions, “The Catholic tradition insists that we show our respect for the Creator by our stewardship of creation. We are called to protect people and the planet, living our faith in relationship with all of God’s creation.”