Top Ten List ...

If you had to compose a “Top 10” list of the all-time “must read” Encyclicals, which ones would you include your list?

I’m not too familar with Encyclicals at all, but I learned in my Church History class that a very important one was Humane Vitae, written around the time of Vatican II. Also, Redempter Hominis (JP II’s first one)

That’s all I know.


I would recommend Ecclesia De Eucharistia (JPII’s encyclical letter on the Eucharist).

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