See this online text:
- Encyclical “Laborem Exercens” on Human Work, on the Ninetieth Anniversary of Rerum Novarum, by Saint John Paul the Great / Pope John Paul II, 14 September 1981. May be read online on this page at Catholic Culture, on this page at the EWTN Libraries, at the Holy See; and at Christus Liberat.
See also these related texts:
- “All You Who Labor: Towards a Spirituality of Work for the 21st Century”, by Archbishop Jose H. Gomez, Notre Dame Journal of Law, Ethics & Public Policy, Vol. 20 (2006): pp. 791-814. Available in pdf format at Notre Dame Journal of Law, Ethics & Public Policy.
- Novena for Work to St. Josemaria Escriva, by Fr. Francisco Faus. With Imprimatur. Available in PDF format through this page of the St. Josemaria Institute; and available in PDF, epub, and Kindle formats through this page of Saint Josemaria Escriva. [N.B. The novena may be prayed for either of two intentions: to find a job or to do a good job.]
- “Only Connect: Unemployment and Poverty; Formal and Informal Economic Activity in a Divided World—The Role of the Informal Sector in Alleviating Unemployment and Poverty in the Third World”, by Else Øyen and Francis Wilson, in Towards Reducing Unemployment: Fifth Plenary Session, 3-6 March 1999, Acta 5, ed. M. Archer, (Vatican City: Pontifical Academy of Social Sciences, 1999). Available in PDF format through this page of the Pontifical Academy of Social Sciences.
- “Professional Ethics and Sanctification of Work”, by Carlos Llano Cifuentes, Romana (January-June 2004): pp. 112-126. May be read online on this page of Romana and on this page of Gloria.tv, and available in pdf format (on this page) at the University of Navarra.
- A Spirituality of Work (London: Catholic Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales – Committee for the World of Work, 2001). Available in pdf format (on this page) at the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales.
- Working Well, Working for Love: On the Sanctification of Work in the Teachings of St Josemaría Escrivá, by [Prof. Fr. Dr.] Javier López Díaz (Opus Dei Information Office, 2017). Available in ePub format and Mobi format, and on iTunes iBooks and Google Play Books, indexed on this page of Opus Dei (linked by this page of WhereYouAre‘s list of Books on Opus Dei).
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