Thirtieth Anniversary of the Foundation of the Pontifical Council
City, July 15, 1971-July 15, 2001
most recent publication of the Pontifical Council "Cor Unum"
serves to commemorate the 30th Anniversary of the foundation of the
Dicastery. It presents a
compilation of the papal documents and allocutions, which establish and
direct its action and initiatives, as well as summaries of the purpose
and work of the Pontifical Foundations John
Paul II for the Sahel and Populorum
it provides an historical overview of "Cor Unum" and a brief
lexicon of key biblical-theological concepts regarding the various
expressions of charity, which serves to emphasize that the Church's
charitable mission may not be reduced to mere philanthropic work.
The publication is currently available in Italian and Spanish.
The English and French versions will be released in the near
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include here the Preface and the Key Concepts.
The Letter of Institution, Amoris
officio of Pope Paul VI can be found by clicking on the link