Hunger
"We all share responsibility for the fact that populations are undernourished."

Pope John XXIII
Allocution of 3 May 1960


World Hunger-A Challenge for All: Development in Solidarity Released by the Pontifical Council "Cor Unum" on October 24, 1996

Message of His Holiness Benedict XVI To Participants Attending the "High-Level Conference on World Food Security: The Challenges of Climate Change and Bioenergy" Oganized by the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (Rome, 3-5 June 2008)



Food Sustainability Winter 2008 issue of A Matter of Spirit is devoted to this issue

The Food Crisis By Uta Sievers in Promotio Iustitiae, November 2008

The Right to Food By Mons. Silvano M. Tomasi in Promotio Iustitiae, November 2008

The Eucharist and World Hunger By Monika K. Hellwig, Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities, Washington, DC, in Word & World, Winter 1997

Food Security and Global Structures By Irene Freudenschuss-Reichl in The Way, 1997

United Nations Food Summit--Hope for the Hungry? By Desmond McGillicuddy, MHM, November 1996

International Conference on Hunger Keynote Address By Mary Robinson, President of Ireland 1990-1997, United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights 1997-2002, International Conference On Hunger Keynote Address, May 1995

Hunger in a World of Plenty By Dinyar Godrej in New nternationalist, 1995

World Hunger: A Moral Response By Claire Andre and Manuel Velasquez in Issues in Ethics, a publication of the Markkula Center for Applied Ethics at Santa Clara University, Spring 1992

Ending Hunger By Carla Cole in In Context, 1990

World Hunger: The Danger of Advocacy By Russell E. Saltzman, ELCA Pastor, Omaha, Nebraska, in Word & World, 1989

World Hunger: The Necessity of Advocacy By John L. Halvorson, Coordinator for the ELCA Hunger Program, in Word & World, 1989

Protection and Promotion of the Right to Food: An Ethical Reflection By William J. Byron in Theological Studies, June 1988



Ethics Updates: Literature on World Hunger Provides: 1. internet links relating to hunger; 2. survey of philosophical work on hunger; 3. summaries of recent articles on hunger; 4. discussion topics and term paper topics on hunger

ELCA World Hunger The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America established a World Hunger Program because the Holy Spirit calls us to share in God's continuing care for all people and for the entire creation; because God asks us to love our neighbors as Christ loves us; and because God places us in a global neighborhood, with neighbors near and far who suffer hunger & oppression

Presbyterian Hunger Program For over thirty years, the PHP has provided a channel through which Presbyterians can be engaged in the fight against hunger -- in the United States and around the World

Seeds Publishers At Seeds of Hope Publishers we are working hard to provide a rich, accessible diet of ideas, information, and inspiration to nourish Christians who are working for the day when all God's children will enjoy enough to eat and the physical and spiritual resources to pursue happy, healthy, productive lives

Hunger News & Hope An online periodical on hunger and poverty issues, published quarterly by Seeds of Hope Publishers, in partnership with the American Baptist Churches in the USA, Baptist General Convention of Texas, Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), Christian Reformed Church in North America, Cooperative Baptist Fellowship, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, Presbyterian Church USA, Reformed Church in America

Crop Walk Each year more than a quarter million CROPWALKERS put their hearts and soles in motion to help stop hunger, one step at a time, in some 2,000 locally-organized CROP WALKS and other community events. A project of Church World Service

MAZON: A Jewish Response to Hunger

Bread for the World Bread for the World is a nationwide Christian citizens movement seeking justice for the world's hungry people by lobbying our nation's decision makers



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