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Ioannes Paulus PP. II
Christifideles Laici

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1 Intro,1| LAY MEMBERS of Christ's Faithful People (Christifideles Laici), 2 Intro,2| responsibility of the lay faithful. And the Council Fathers, 3 Intro,2| have summoned all the lay faithful, both women and men, to 4 Intro,2| invitation to all the lay faithful to come closer to him every 5 Intro,2| vocation and mission of the lay faithful in the Church and in the 6 Intro,2| representation of the lay faithful, both women and men, which 7 Intro,2| participation of the lay faithful (both men and women auditors), 8 Intro,2| representatives of the lay faithful from all parts of the world, 9 Intro,2| participation of so many lay faithful. This is witnessed, among 10 Intro,2| priests, religious and the lay faithful; the active participation 11 Intro,2| tasks entrusted to the lay faithful and fulfilled by them; the 12 Intro,2| post-conciliar path of the lay faithful has not been without its 13 Intro,2| whose teaching on the lay faithful, after twenty years, has 14 Intro,2| in the future to the lay faithful, the growth and spread of 15 Intro,2| on the topic of the lay faithful be offered to the Universal 16 Intro,2| Synod, but is meant to be a faithful and coherent expression 17 Intro,2| awareness among all the faithful of the gift and responsibility 18 Intro,3| result of it, is the lay faithful's hearkening to the call 19 Intro,3| for the action of the lay faithful. If lack of commitment is 20 Intro,3| is the field in which the faithful are called to fulfill their 21 Intro,6| this road we meet many lay faithful generously committed to 22 Intro,7| deacons, religious and lay faithful. The adverse situations 23 Intro,7| before all people.~The lay faithful have an essential and irreplaceable 24 1 | BRANCHES~The Dignity of the Lay Faithful in the Church as Mystery~ 25 1,8 | internal nature, the lay faithful are seen not simply as labourers 26 1,8 | the "identity" of the lay faithful made known, and their fundamental 27 1,9 | Who are the Lay Faithful ~9. The Synod Fathers have 28 1,9 | a definition of the lay faithful's vocation and mission in 29 1,9 | question "Who are the lay faithful", the Council went beyond 30 1,9 | full belonging of the lay faithful to the Church and to its 31 1,9 | God"(14). "The term 'lay faithful'" -we read in the Constitution 32 1,9 | understood to mean all the faithful except those in Holy Orders 33 1,9 | Through Baptism the lay faithful are made one body with Christ 34 1,9 | Pius XII once stated: "The Faithful, more precisely the lay 35 1,9 | more precisely the lay faithful, find themselves on the 36 1,9 | say, the community of the faithful on earth under the leadership 37 1,9 | of the vineyard, the lay faithful, together with all the other 38 1,9 | Christian life of the lay faithful (cf. Jn 3:5). In Christ 39 1,9 | basic description of the lay faithful.~ 40 1,10 | entire existence of the lay faithful has as its purpose to lead 41 1,10 | basic description of the lay faithful we now more explicitly and 42 1,11 | apostle can say to the lay faithful: "Now you are the body of 43 1,12 | Saint Paul we find again the faithful echo of the teaching of 44 1,14 | here introduced: the lay faithful participate, for their part, 45 1,14 | this Exhortation the lay faithful are invited to take up again 46 1,14 | of this teaching.~The lay faithful are sharers in the priestly 47 1,14 | 2). Speaking of the lay faithful the Council says: "For their 48 1,14 | every deed is holy, the lay faithful consecrate the world itself 49 1,14 | his world"(24), the lay faithful are given the ability and 50 1,14 | the Risen Christ, the lay faithful are made sharers in the 51 1,14 | life"(26).~Because the lay faithful belong to Christ, Lord and 52 1,14 | But in particular the lay faithful are called to restore to 53 1,14 | participation of the lay faithful in the threefold mission 54 1,14 | to each member of the lay faithful individually, in as much 55 1,14 | the sharing of the lay faithful in the threefold mission 56 1,15 | The Lay Faithful and Their Secular Character ~ 57 1,15 | each member of the lay faithful, together with ordained 58 1,15 | mission.~But among the lay faithful this one baptismal dignity 59 1,15 | particularly that of the lay faithful"(29).~To understand properly 60 1,15 | understand properly the lay faithful's position in the Church 61 1,15 | particular the sharing of the lay faithful has its own manner of realization 62 1,15 | Council, in describing the lay faithful's situation in the secular 63 1,15 | in dynamic terms: the lay faithful "live in the world, that 64 1,15 | and the means for the lay faithful to fulfill their Christian 65 1,15 | which is directed to the lay faithful. They are not called to 66 1,15 | situation in the world. The lay faithful, in fact, "are called by 67 1,15 | others"(37).Thus for the lay faithful, to be present and active 68 1,15 | secular character of the lay faithful is not therefore to be defined 69 1,15 | of society"(39).~The lay faithful's position in the Church, 70 1,15 | specifically applied to the lay faithful. They are particularly meaningful 71 1,15 | participation of the lay faithful in the affairs of the earth, 72 1,16 | of the dignity of the lay faithful if we consider the prime 73 1,16 | members of the Church, the lay faithful are called to holiness: " 74 1,16 | called to holiness: "All the faithful of Christ of whatever rank 75 1,17 | The vocation of the lay faithful to holiness implies that 76 1,17 | apostle's words to the lay faithful, the Council categorically 77 1,17 | unity of life of the lay faithful is of the greatest importance: 78 1,17 | their vocation, the lay faithful must see their daily activities 79 1,17 | recognized and lived by the lay faithful, first of all as an undeniable 80 1,17 | responsibility entrusted to the lay faithful in the Church and in the 81 1,17 | People of God, and the lay faithful in particular, can find 82 1,17 | intended to define the lay faithful's position in the Church, 83 1,17 | dynamic force in the lay faithful's apostolate and mission. 84 1,17 | vineyard: "Upon all the lay faithful, then, rests the exalted 85 2,18 | distinguishing features of the lay faithful on which their dignity rests, 86 2,19 | communion among all the faithful in the Body of Christ which 87 2,19 | Pope Paul VI addressed the faithful in the following words: " 88 2,19 | to the entire body of the Faithful, in this world and in the 89 2,20 | every member of the lay faithful is seen in relation to the 90 2,20 | one body, so also are the Faithful in Christ (cf. 1 Cor 12: 91 2,20 | and urges love among the faithful. Consequently, if one member 92 2,20 | and in the hearts of the Faithful, as in a temple (cf. 1 Cor 93 2,20 | gratefully accepted by the lay faithful, and at the same time to 94 2,20 | to whose service the lay faithful put their varied and complementary 95 2,20 | charisms.~A member of the lay faithful "can never remain in isolation 96 2,20 | service exercised by the lay faithful exist in communion and on 97 2,21 | directly relate to the lay faithful and to their participation 98 2,22 | participation given to all the lay faithful through Baptism and Confirmation. 99 2,22 | royal priesthood of all the faithful as its aim and is ordered 100 2,22 | God (cf. Heb 5:1). The lay faithful, in turn, must acknowledge 101 2,23 | Offices and Roles of the Lay Faithful~23. The Church's mission 102 2,23 | but also by all the lay faithful; indeed, because of their 103 2,23 | to each person, the lay faithful participate in the priestly, 104 2,23 | offices and roles of the lay faithful that find their foundation 105 2,23 | can entrust to the lay faithful certain offices and roles 106 2,23 | make Pastors of the lay faithful: in fact, a person is not 107 2,23 | contribution of the lay faithful, both women and men, in 108 2,23 | by the Council, the lay faithful themselves have acquired 109 2,23 | be fulfilled by the lay faithful(73). In this way there is 110 2,23 | effective involvement of the lay faithful in the liturgical action 111 2,23 | clericalization" of the lay faithful and the risk of creating, 112 2,23 | offices and roles on the lay faithful, the Pastors exercise the 113 2,23 | offices and roles that the lay faithful can legitimately fulfill 114 2,23 | collaboration of the lay faithful in the Church's life and 115 2,23 | their being given to the lay faithful, albeit, only to men. This 116 2,23 | ministries entrusted to the lay faithful.~While the conclusions of 117 2,23 | ministries entrusted to the lay faithful can be achieved if all the 118 2,24 | various charisms among the faithful, women and men. These charisms 119 2,24 | the apostolate of the lay faithful the Second Vatican Council 120 2,24 | the sacraments gives the faithful special gifts as well (cf. 121 2,24 | confuse the life of the faithful and of the community"(81).~ 122 2,25 | The Lay Faithful's Participation in the Life 123 2,25 | of the Church~25. The lay faithful participate in the life 124 2,25 | in ecclesial life the lay faithful absolutely need to have 125 2,25 | strongly encourages the lay faithful actively to live out their 126 2,25 | catholic" spirit: "Let the lay faithful constantly foster"-we read 127 2,25 | participation of the lay faithful in these Councils can broaden 128 2,25 | participation of the lay faithful in Diocesan Synods and in 129 2,25 | collaboration of the lay faithful, women and men, at a national 130 2,26 | the "community of the faithful"(93). Plainly and simply, 131 2,26 | groups of the Christian Faithful, even the unbaptized who 132 2,26 | participation by the lay faithful in pastoral responsibilities; 133 2,26 | communities, where the faithful can communicate the Word 134 2,27 | participation of the lay faithful in parish life. In this 135 2,27 | in its own way.~The lay faithful ought to be ever more convinced 136 2,27 | universality of the Church. The lay faithful should accustom themselves 137 2,27 | far as possible the lay faithful ought to collaborate in 138 2,27 | present circumstances the lay faithful have the ability to do very 139 2,27 | parish, when, with the lay faithful's participation, it adheres 140 2,28 | the Church ~28. The lay faithful together with the clergy 141 2,28 | each member of the lay faithful should always be fully aware 142 2,28 | effort of each of the lay faithful. Such an individual form 143 2,28 | individual members of the lay faithful. Furthermore, the spread 144 2,28 | sisters and brothers, the lay faithful will be able to reach the 145 2,29 | specific expression in the lay faithful's working together in groups, 146 2,29 | group endeavours of the lay faithful. In fact, "alongside the 147 2,29 | formation of groups of the lay faithful for spiritual purposes or 148 2,29 | Christian life in remaining faithful to the demands of the gospel 149 2,29 | justifies and demands the lay faithful's forming of lay groups 150 2,29 | Baptism, which calls the lay faithful to participate actively 151 2,29 | Church authority, the lay faithful have the right to found 152 2,29 | as well: "The Christian faithful are at liberty to found 153 2,29 | Consequently, the right of the lay faithful to form groups is essentially 154 2,30 | an association of the lay faithful in the Church:~- The primacy 155 2,30 | the spirit produces in the faithful"(109) and in a growth towards 156 2,30 | whatever association of the lay faithful there might be, it is always 157 2,30 | every association of the lay faithful must be a forum where the 158 2,30 | associations of the lay faithful in the Church and at the 159 2,30 | the group forms of the lay faithful is asked to have a missionary 160 2,30 | associations of the lay faithful must become fruitful outlets 161 2,31 | and stable form, the lay faithful may freely associate under 162 2,31 | All of us, Pastors and lay faithful, have the duty to promote 163 3 | Coresponsibility of the Lay Faithful in the Church as Mission~ 164 3,32 | responsibility to the lay faithful, in communion with all other 165 3,32 | Pastors know how much the lay faithful contribute to the welfare 166 3,32 | be shepherds of the lay faithful and also to recognize the 167 3,33 | the Gospel ~33. The lay faithful, precisely because they 168 3,33 | prophet and king, the lay faithful have an active part to play 169 3,34 | At this moment the lay faithful, in virtue of their participation 170 3,34 | will be possible if the lay faithful will know how to overcome 171 3,34 | be achieved when the lay faithful know how to put the gospel 172 3,34 | and in service.~The lay faithful have their part to fulfill 173 3,34 | coming generations, the lay faithful must offer the very valuable 174 3,35 | The activity of the lay faithful, who are always present 175 3,35 | mature and responsible lay faithful: in this way the community 176 3,35 | have mentioned that the lay faithful can favour the relations 177 3,35 | various religions... All the Faithful, especially the lay faithful 178 3,35 | Faithful, especially the lay faithful who live among the people 179 3,36 | servant of all. In her the lay faithful participate in the mission 180 3,36 | particular place falls to the lay faithful, by reason of their "secular 181 3,37 | the Church, and the lay faithful in her, are called to render 182 3,38 | right to life, some lay faithful are given a particular title 183 3,38 | responsibility of the lay faithful, who more directly through 184 3,38 | generative power(139).~The lay faithful, having responsibility in 185 3,39 | sisters of the Christian lay faithful. The proclamation of the 186 3,39 | tireless witnesses of faith in faithful union with the Apostolic 187 3,39 | life. In this way the lay faithful bear witness to an essential 188 3,39 | temporal order to which the lay faithful are called as their proper 189 3,40 | reason the duty of the lay faithful in the apostolate of the 190 3,40 | 21; 1 Pt 3:1-7).~The lay faithful's duty to society primarily 191 3,40 | It is above all the lay faithful's duty in the apostolate 192 3,40 | those members of the lay faithful who, in various capacities, 193 3,41 | specific duty of the lay faithful.~Through charity towards 194 3,41 | one's neighbor, the lay faithful exercise and manifest their 195 3,42 | persons and society, the lay faithful are never to relinquish 196 3,42 | power at any cost.~The lay faithful given a charge in public 197 3,42 | pressing responsibility-the lay faithful must bear witness to those 198 3,42 | and justice, solidarity, faithful and unselfish dedication 199 3,42 | This demands that the lay faithful always be more animated 200 3,42 | advancement, is peace. The lay faithful cannot remain indifferent 201 3,42 | Peace" (Eph 2:14), the lay faithful ought to take upon themselves 202 3,42 | foundation of peace(155).~The lay faithful in working together with 203 3,43 | society on the part of the lay faithful finds its essence in the 204 3,43 | in particular, to the lay faithful.~The basis for the social 205 3,43 | in the mission of the lay faithful. The Second Vatican Council 206 3,43 | cause of concern, the lay faithful have the responsibility 207 3,43 | To such an end the lay faithful must accomplish their work 208 3,44 | Church calls upon the lay faithful to be present, as signs 209 3,44 | specific way to the lay faithful in her. "The good news of 210 3,44 | In particular, the lay faithful's responsibility as professionals 211 3,44 | responsibility among the lay faithful does not stop with this 212 4,51 | Exhortation addressed to the lay faithful with its deliberate and 213 4,51 | participation of the lay faithful in the kingly mission of 214 4,51 | of Christ: "Let the lay faithful by their combined efforts 215 4,52 | participation of the lay faithful in the salvific mission 216 4,53 | institutions. At times the lay faithful's presence in these institutions 217 4,55 | secular institutes and the lay faithful.~In Church Communion the 218 4,56 | individual members of the lay faithful. In the field of a "commonly 219 4,56 | Church. These offer the lay faithful, and even priests, the possibility 220 5 | The Formation of the Lay Faithful in the Lay State~ 221 5,57 | fundamental aspect of the lay faithful's life and mission: the 222 5,57 | ongoing formation of the lay faithful, as the Synod Fathers have 223 5,57 | the formation of the lay faithful must be placed among the 224 5,57 | whole community (clergy, lay faithful and religious) converge 225 5,58 | the formation of the lay faithful is an ever-clearer discovery 226 5,58 | of each member of the lay faithful and makes up the focal point 227 5,58 | of this dignity and the faithful and generous living-out 228 5,58 | loving spiritual guide, and a faithful discernment of the gifts 229 5,58 | of each member of the lay faithful there are particularly significant 230 5,58 | task awaiting all the lay faithful and all Christians at every 231 5,59 | vocation and mission, the lay faithful must be formed according 232 5,59 | fact, every area of the lay faithful's lives, as different as 233 5,59 | has invited all the lay faithful to this unity of life by 234 5,60 | integrated formation of the lay faithful are situated within this 235 5,60 | helps available to all the faithful, especially by active participation 236 5,60 | doctrinal formation of the lay faithful, not simply in a better 237 5,60 | especially true for the lay faithful who have responsibilities 238 5,60 | participation of the lay faithful in public life, in the following 239 5,60 | words: "But for the lay faithful to take up actively this 240 5,60 | parties is reserved to the lay faithful"(215).~The cultivation of 241 5,60 | apostolic activities of the lay faithful. In this regard the Council 242 5,60 | Council wrote: "(the lay faithful) should also hold in high 243 5,60 | of their mission, the lay faithful are to be guided interiorly 244 5,61 | Teacher ~61. Where are the lay faithful formed? What are the means 245 5,61 | integrated formation of the lay faithful?~Just as the work of human 246 5,61 | It is thus that the lay faithful are formed by the Church 247 5,61 | clergy, religious and lay faithful. Thus the whole ecclesial 248 5,61 | the formation of the lay faithful. As successor of Saint Peter, 249 5,61 | receptive hearing by the lay faithful.~The one and universal Church 250 5,61 | responsibility towards the lay faithful, in forming the animation 251 5,61 | immediate formation of the lay faithful. In fact, because it is 252 5,61 | the formation that the lay faithful receive from their diocese 253 5,61 | ought to assist the lay faithful in their formation. In this 254 5,61 | vocation and mission of the lay faithful"(219). In turn, the lay 255 5,61 | 219). In turn, the lay faithful themselves can and should 256 5,62 | needed is to prepare the lay faithful to dedicate themselves to 257 5,62 | function in formation, the lay faithful ought to feel charged to 258 5,62 | encouragement to all those lay faithful, both women and men, who 259 5,62 | professors among the lay faithful to be true witnesses of 260 5,62 | technological research done by the faithful be correct from the standpoint 261 5,62 | and needs: to these lay faithful the Church entrusts the 262 5,62 | presence of clergy, the lay faithful and men and women religious, 263 5,62 | the formation of the lay faithful. In fact they have the possibility, 264 5,63 | the formation of the lay faithful, constitutes a basic requirement 265 5,63 | formation of all the lay faithful.~According to the explicit 266 5,64 | vocation and mission of the lay faithful might very well consist 267 5,64 | particular way to the lay faithful, both women and men.~The 268 5,64 | place and role of the lay faithful. This Exhortation, then, 269 5,64 | in particular, by the lay faithful.~Therefore I make a strong 270 5,64 | one and all, Pastors and faithful, never to become tired of 271 5,64 | is fulfilled in the lay faithful through the "secular character" 272 5,64 | and movements of the lay faithful in keeping with the accomplishment 273 5,64 | Church, Pastors and lay faithful alike, standing on the threshold 274 5,64 | the present world. The lay faithful ought to regard themselves 275 5,64 | the Synod Fathers, the lay faithful present at the Synod and 276 5,64 | mission~entrusted to the lay faithful.~~God has called each of 277 5,64 | renewed outpouring~on all the faithful, men and women alike,~so


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