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*Benedict. The Word of the Lord - Verbum Domini: Post-synodal Apostolic Exhortation. September 30, 2010. Washington, D.C.: United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, 2010.
*The Catechism of the Catholic Church. Office for Pub. and Promotion Services, United States Catholic Conference, 1993.
*Economic Justice for All: Pastoral Letter on Catholic Social Teaching and the U.S. Economy: A Pastoral Message of the National Conference of Catholic Bishops on the Tenth Anniversary of the Economic Pastoral. USCCB, 1997.
*Global Climate Change, a plea for dialogue, prudence and the common good: Statement of the U.S. Catholic Bishops. USCCB, 2001.
*Francis. The Joy of the Gospel - Evangelii Gaudium: Apostolic Exhortation. Nov 24, 2013. USCCB.
*Francis. On Care For Our Common Home – Laudato Si: Encyclical Letter. USCCB, 2015.
*Francis. The Joys of Love – Amoris Laetitia: Apostolic Exhortation. USCCB, 2016
*John. Peace on Earth: Encyclical Letter. April 11, 1963, USCCB, 2002.
John Paul II. Familiaris Consortio, The Role of the Family in the Modern World: Apostolic Exhortation. USCCB, 1981.
Paul VI. Populorum Progressio. The Development of the Peoples: Encyclical Letter. March 26, 1967, USCCB.
Paul VI. Humanae Vitae, Encyclical Letter, July 29, 1968. USCCB.
*Paul, John, and Joseph G. Donders. John Paul II: The Encyclicals in Everyday Language: Definitive Edition of All Fourteen Encyclicals. Orbis, 2005.
*Principles, Prophecy, and a Pastoral Response. An Overview of Modern Catholic Social Teaching. USCCB, 2003.
Responsibility, Rehabilitation and Restoration: A Catholic Perspective on Crime and Criminal Justice. USCCB, 2000.
Stewardship: A Disciple’s Response. A Pastoral Letter on Stewardship. Tenth Anniversary Edition; USCCB, 2012.
Teaching the Spirit of Mission, Ad Gentes. Statement of the U.S. Catholic Bishops. USCCB, 2005.