Many people are counted substandard by some in society, but every person created by God.. equal, having worth, a soul, feelings, and a place on this earth to fill. To respect and see the worth of all humans is not only humane, it is decent, the caring and right way to think!
On the contrary, it makes one feel like a petty worker among thousands in the assembly line of a factory.
Twenty years ago, Pope John Paul II issued Ex corde Ecclesiae (From the Heart of the Church), an Apostolic Constitution that defined Roman Catholic colleges and created guidelines to assist them in fulfilling their missions.
When Ex Corde Ecclesiae was implemented various reactions (pros and cons) came out. All these reactions are healthy signs that the process of renewal and reforms are painful experiences and demand a lot of self- denial, sacrifice and obedience to surface the true identity of a Catholic University or College. The following news are revealing how reactions manifest the acceptance, rejection or indifferent towards the Pastoral Letter.
The pastoral letter Ex Corde Ecclesiae demands Catholic Universities to implement the message so to awaken everyone from their confusion about their faith and laxity in the practice and living of the faith. It is worthwhile to take a look at some news reports regarding the demands of implementation in America so to help enlighten and understand the challenge behind the pastoral letter.
As shown by Carlin (1996), Catholic institutions risk becoming secularized like many older protestant institutions by acknowledging that “Yale and Harvard were Congregationalist, Princeton was Presbyterian, Brown was Baptist, and Northwestern, Southern California and Boston University were Methodist” (p. 15). As shown by Rebore (2003), Pope John Paul II understood this risk and the publication of Ex Corde Ecclesiae symbolized the “manifestation of the mission concern of hierarchical ecclesiastical authority” (p. 64). Carlin (1996) proposed several strategies that Catholic postsecondary leaders can implement to strengthen Catholic identity.
To give proper guidance and direction of Catholic educations, the Church promulgated decrees enhancing education in Catholic University.
Schools have reopened. in a few countries reopening is earlier. kids are here we are at college along with their loads upon their back and dreams in his or her front. their slates are clean. what to put in writing inside the clean slates?
Getting online education in religion requires students to enter a wide range of careers and other things as per what they learn from education.