Church Documents

Documents are arranged in Alphabetical Order by the title in English. Click on the blue title to go to each document.

Title of Document in English Origin
Documents of Vatican II
(Four Constitutions, Three Declarations and Nine Decrees)
Ecumenical Council – Vatican II
General Instruction of the Liturgy of the Hours Congregation of Worship and the Sacraments
On Care for Our Common Home
(Laudato Si)
Encyclical Letter – Pope Francis
On Evangelization in the Modern World
(Evangelii Nuntiandi)
Exhortation – Pope Paul VI
On Love in the Family
(Amoris Laetitia)
Post-Synodal Exhortation – Pope Francis
On the Permanent Validity of the Church’s Missionary Mandate
(Redemptoris Missio)
Encyclical Letter – Pope John Paul II
On the Vocation and Mission of the Lay Faithful in the Church and in the World (Christifideles Laici) Post-Synodal Exhortation – Pope John Paul II
Compendium of the Social Doctrine of the Church Pope John Paul II