Day #103: Gaudium Et Spes 9

In today’s reading from the Introduction of the Pastoral Constitution on the Church in the Modern World, we read about the modern world’s trend towards a demand for equality for all.  The Council finds an even deeper significance to this trend:

Still, beneath all these demands lies a deeper and more widespread longing: persons and societies thirst for a full and free life worthy of man; one in which they can subject to their own welfare all that the modern world can offer them so abundantly.

No footnotes today.

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