The Second Vatican Council

Gaudium et Spes
Pastoral Constitution on the Church in the Modern World


The Second Vatican Council Gerald Darring

Gaudium et Spes On the webpage of Catholic Charities of St. Paul and Minneapolis

Gaudium et Spes On the Vatican website

Gaudium et Spes: Summary Article Gerald Darring

Gaudium et Spes: Critical Comments Gerald Darring

Gaudium et Spes: Bibliography Gerald Darring

More Being: The Emergence of Teilhard de Chardin John F. Haught

Gaudium et spes and Human Rights: The Challenge of a Cosmopolitan World Francis Schussler Fiorenza

Gaudium et Spes -The Shape of the Church: Past, Present and to Come Cardinal Murphy-O'Connor

Gaudium et Spes - The Shape of the Church: Past, Present and to Come Cardinal Murphy-O'Connor

Presentations at the conference "The Call to Justice: The Legacy of Gaudium Et Spes 40 Years Later," Vatican City, March 16-19, 2005
  • Whose Development, Which Rationality: Gaudium et spes, Catholic Social Thought, and International Development Policy After MacIntyre Scott M. Thomas
  • Transmission of the Catholic Social Teaching in Gaudium et spes: The Role of Seminaries in Preparing Knowledgeable Priests Sr. Katarina Schuth, O.S.F.
  • The Legacy of Gaudium et Spes in Canada (1965-1990) William F. Ryan, S.J., PhD
  • Protection of Rights and the Maxims of the Law: From Gratian to Gaudium et spes and Beyond Charles J. Reid, Jr.
  • An Historical Perspective and Gaudium et spes Prof. Andrea Riccardi
  • Theological and Ecclesiological Foundations of Gaudium et spes Cardinal Claudio Hummes
  • The subject of Gaudium et spes: Reclaiming a Christocentric Anthropology of the Human Person Gil Bailie
  • On Realizing the Principles of Gaudium et spes in a Post-Communist Country: Searching for Christian Entrepreneurs and Roots of Individuals in Hungary at the Time of Globalization Sr. Laura Baritz OP and Tamás Kocsis Ph.D.
  • Gaudium et spes and Catholic Ethics in Post-Industrial Economics: Indirect Employers and Globalization Albino Barrera, O.P.
  • Protestant Free Church Christians and Gaudium et Spes: An Historical and Philosophical Perspective Michael D. Beaty
  • Gaudium et Spes and Post-Conciliar Catholic Social Practice: Scrutinizing the Jesuit Experience in the Light of the Ascension Peter Bisson, S.J.
  • Perception of Gaudium et spes in Arragement of East Europe Oleg Bresky
  • Global Climate Change and the Church in the Modern World: A Sign of the Times Russell A. Butkus, PhD, and Steven A. Kolmes, PhD
  • Gaudium et spes: Atheism, Culture and Christian Faith Gregory J. Coulter, Ph. D.
  • Amartya Sen’s Capability Approach to Development and Gaudium et spes: On Political Participation and Structural Solidarity Séverine Deneulin
  • The Impact of Gaudium et spes on the Social Mission of the Church in Asia with Particular Reference to Catholic Students and Workers Movements Dr. Bernard D' Sami
  • From Concilar Test to Moral Contexts: The Methodological Challenge of Gaudium et spes Raphael Gallagher CSsR.
  • Gaudium et spes and the Struggle for Human Rights in Peru Mateo Garr, S.J.
  • Why We Can't Wait: Freedom, the Protestant Free Church, and Gaudium et spes Douglas V. Henry
  • Energy for the People of the World: Reflections on Gaudium et spes Dr. Peter E. Hodgson
  • Gaudium et spes: An Invitation to Dialogue with the World Laurent Marbacher
  • Gaudium et spes Suggests a Change in Moral Imagination to Ensure the Just Treatment of Women Marilyn Martone, Ph.D.
  • Gaudium et spes and Catholic Politicians—Some American Case Studies Wilson D. Miscamble, C.S.C.
  • Gaudium et spes: Its Reception Richard O'Connor, D.D., P.P.
  • African Poverty and Social Justice: A Socio-Ethical Appraisal of Gaudium et spes vis a vis the Contemporary Socio-Economic and Political Challenges of Sub-Saharan Africa Emmanuel Franklyne Ogbunwezeh
  • Gaudium et Spes and Dignitatis Humanae: Are They in Conflict: Reflections in light of the Current Controversy Regarding Catholicism and Politics Rev. John T. Pawlikowski, OSM, Ph.D
  • Gaudium et spes and the Ecological Awareness of Our Time Moris Polanco

    Gaudium et spes and Human Rights: The Challenge of a Cosmopolitan World Francis Schüssler Fiorenza

    Gaudium et Spes: Too Much Joy and Too Much Hope? Anthony J Kelly, CSsR

    The Mission of the Church in Gaudium et spes Avery Cardinal Dulles, S.J.

    Pope John Paul II and the Christ-centered Anthropology of Gaudium et Spes Douglas Bushman

    Dialogue and the spirit of Vatican II: reading Gaudium et spes fifty years later Dugan McGinley

    Protestant Free Church Christians and Gaudium et Spes: a historical and philosophical perspective Michael D. Beaty, Douglas V. Henry, Scott H. Moore

    An Anthropology of Gaudium et Spes Francis Etheredge

    An Anthropology of Gaudium et Spes, Part 2 Francis Etheredge



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