This is second in a five-part series.
Faith in our culture
“In the Catholic tradition, responsible citizenship is a virtue and participation in political life is a moral obligation.” Faithful Citizenship
The Guidelines are intended to encourage Catholics and other citizens to become involved in election campaigns and the discussion of public policy issues.
First in a five-part series.
Every two years, in advance of state or national elections, we are reminded of our vocation to be faithful citizens and we reflect on this civic witness in the statement, Forming Consciences for Faithful Citizenship: A Call to Political Responsibility from the Catholic Bishops of the United States.