Social concerns committee

Social Concerns CommitteeCalled by the example of service and compassion from the life of Jesus, the CCK Social Concerns Committee strives to make concrete the gospel values in public and social life. CCK’s Social Concerns Committee is a statewide advisory committee to the Kentucky Roman Catholic Bishops that advances the Church’s social justice doctrine. The CCK Social Concerns Committee’s responsibilities include

  • identifying and analyzing public policy social doctrine issues and recommending positions on these issues that promote the life and dignity of the human person; family, community and participation; human rights and responsibilities; the needs of the poor and vulnerable; solidarity; and care for God’s creation
  • serving as a resource to the CCK executive director on social concerns public policy issues

Latest news

CCK Welcomes New Associate Director
The Catholic Conference of Kentucky is proud to welcome our new Associate Director, Andrew J. Vandiver. Andy, a native of Island, KY, attended Western Kentucky University and the Salmon P. Chase College of Law at Northern Kentucky University.  Following law school, Andy was hired by a Covington, Kentucky based law firm where he primarily served clients […]

Summer Edition of WITNESS Now Online
The summer 2014 edition of WITNESS, the CCK newsletter, is now online and can be found here. WITNESS – Summer 2014

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