Commonly Referenced
Church Documents
This page lists the various online sources carrying official documents of the Catholic Church.
Note:  All of these sources are on web sites outside of

Alphabetical Listing

"Centesimus Annus" (One Hundred Years) by Pope John Paul II  at
--General principles regarding the proper ordering of society; (1991).

"The Council of Trent" (the 19th Ecumenical Council)  at  Hanover College Dept of History
--The council that began the "Counter-Reformation;" (1545-1563).

"Dei Verbum" (The Word of God)  -- Vatican II Dogmatic Constitution on Divine Revelation  at
--The nature of divine revelation and its transmission in and through the Church; (1965).

"Dominus Iesus" (The Lord Jesus)  at
--Christ is the sole savior of humanity and the one Church of Christ subsists in the Catholic Church; (2000).

"Ecclesiae de Mysterio" (The Mystery of the Church)  at
--Instruction on Certain Questions Regarding the Collaboration of the Non-Ordained Faithful in the Sacred Ministry of Priests; (1997).

"Evangelium Vitae" (The Gospel of Life) by Pope John Paul II  at
--On certain moral issues regarding the sanctity of human life; (1995).

"Fides et Ratio" (Faith and Reason) by Pope John Paul II  at
--The compatibility of faith and reason; (1998).

"Humanae Vitae" (Of Human Life) by Pope Paul VI  at  Catholic Information Center on Internet
--The intrinsic connection between the procreative and unitive principles inherent in the conjugal act; (1968).

"Lumen Gentium" (The Light of the World) -- Vatican II Dogmatic Constitution on the Church  at
--The nature of the Church; (1964).

"Pascendi Dominici Gregis" (Feeding the Lord's Flock) by Pope Pius X  at
--On the doctrines of the "Modernists"; (1907).

"Sacrosanctum Concilium" (The Sacred Council) -- Vatican II Constitution on the Sacred Liturgy  at
--Explains general theological principles on the liturgy and details instructions and proposals for its proper reform; (1963).

"Sollicitudo Rei Socialis" (On Social Concern) by Pope John Paul II  at
--General principles regarding the proper ordering of society; (1987).

"Ut Unum Sint" (That All May be One) by Pope John Paul II at
--The importance of ecumenism; (1995).

"Veritatis Splendor" (The Splendor of Truth) by Pope John Paul II at
--The objective nature of moral truth; (1993).

Other General Lists

"All Catholic Church Ecumenical Councils - All the Decrees" at

Encyclicals of Pope John Paul II  at

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