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Catholic Charities: Challenges and Response

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Further Reading

Benedict XVI, Caritas in Veritate, June 29, 2009.

Catholic Charities USA, 2014 Help and Hope Report: A Summary of the 2013 Annual Survey (Washington, DC: Catholic Charities USA, 2014).

Dorothy M. Brown and Elizabeth McKeown, The Poor Belong to Us: Catholic Charities and American Welfare (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1998).

J. Bryan Hehir, ed., Catholic Charities USA: 100 Years at the Intersection of Charity and Justice (Collegeville, Minnesota: Liturgical Press, 2010).

Fred Kammer, Faith. Works. Wonders.: An Insider’s Guide to Catholic Charities (Eugene, OR: Pickwick Publications, 2009).

Leo XIII, Rerum Novarum, May 15, 1891.

Thomas Massarro, Living Justice: Catholic Social Teaching in America (Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2008).

Larry Snyder, “2014 Annual Gathering Opening Address,” (speech, Charlotte, NC, October 5, 2014), Catholic Charities USA.

Larry Snyder, Think and Act Anew: How Poverty in America Affects Us All and What We Can Do about It (Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books, 2010).