The moral test of a society is how it treats its most vulnerable members.
The economy must serve people and creation, not the other way around. The poor have the most urgent moral claim on the conscience of the nation and we are called to look at public policy decisions in terms of how they affect the poor. Learn more about the “option for the poor,” a theme of Catholic Social Teaching.
CMSM shares resources, best practices and projects of CMSM religious institutes, and sends action alerts in areas such as:
- Grassroots initiatives
- Domestic and international funding for economic and poverty-related issues
- Socially responsible investing and divestment