Tag: The Common Good: a shared life of virtue

Apr 2021

Last Sunday I resumed my series of reflections on ‘social justice’, the right order of human society, resuming again the theme of the ‘common good’. I spoke of the common good as ‘living well’ together, which requires a shared vision of the human good. Without a shared vision there can be no realization of a true common good. I pointed out that at its best the United States has possessed a shared vision built around family life and the morality of the Ten Commandments. The Ten Commandments give us a view of......

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