RLS 118 Catholic Social Teaching and Mercy Spirituality for the 21st Century, 3 credits

This course will examine the history and elements of Catholic social teaching. These principles will be put into practice through the student's experience of service learning in the community working directly with the Sisters of Mercy and their ministries. This course will explore a brief historical background on Catherine McAuley, the foundress of the Sisters of Mercy, while incorporating the nature and mission of the Sisters of Mercy and how the mission is relevant today.