Life Issues / Family Ethics Political Action Committee of Southwest Washington

The Common Good
The sum total of social conditions which allow people, either as groups or as individuals,
To reach their fulfillment more fully and more easily. (Par 164)

Standford.edu Wikipedia Catholic Social Doctrine
(Pt 1, Ch 4, Sec 2)

 

The Common Good | Compassionate San Antonio

COMMON GOOD CONSERVATISM IN ACTION by Terry Schilling, 2 . 17 . 20

Over the past year, conservatism has changed. At least, the way conservative intellectuals and some politicians talk has changed. Many now speak of orienting our society toward the common good, and about using government power to pursue that good. But has anything really changed within the Republican party? Politics and policy often run a course independent of philosophical debate. Are policymakers ready to go on offense and commit to a different strategy for combating transgender ideology and the gay agenda? The answer seems to be yes ...


Millennials & The Parallel Polis
The American Conservative, Feb 27, 2018

"The Parallel Polis is not about building a gated community for Christians but rather about establishing (or re-establishing) common practices and common institutions that can reverse the isolation and fragmentation of contemporary society."

This article is about reestablishing The Common Good, and wresting control of society from the corrupting technology oligarchy.

Vaclav Benda, Man Of Conscience
The American Conservative, Mar 6, 2018

Cancel Culture is AWAKENING a Conservative Parallel Society!!!
 YouTube, Dr. Steve Turley, Feb 19, 2021



COMPENDIUM OF THE SOCIAL DOCTRINE OF THE CHURCH QUOTES:

It is out of love for one's own good and for that of others that people come together in stable groups with the purpose of attaining a common good.  (Par 150)

The common good indicates “the sum total of social conditions which allow people, either as groups or as individuals, to reach their fulfillment more fully and more easily” (Par 164)

The responsibility for attaining the common good, besides falling to individual persons, belongs also to the State, since the common good is the reason that the political authority exists. (Par 168)