Welcome to our growing Joseph Cardijn Digital Library (JCDL) website.
It is now two years since we relaunched as the Joseph Cardijn Digital Library.
We have grown the number of documents in English from 150 to 500 while the number of documents in French is now over 1000.
Our next objective is to launch a Spanish version of the site.
2022 Fundraising Appeal
To continue this growth, we are launching the Joseph Cardijn Digital Library 2022 Appeal with an initial objective of raising $A5000 (approximately $US3500 or €3500).
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Cardijn prepares a strategy document explaining how the YCW should advocate at the Second Vatican Council
Cardijn summarises his thoughts on the lay apostolate around the time of the opening of the Second Vatican Council.
Gerard Philips was a collaborator of Cardijn and the JOC from the early 1930s onwards. At Vatican II, he was the principal drafter of the Dogmatic Constitution Lumen Gentium and collaborated extensively on Gaudium et Spes and other conciliar documents.
Tribute to Cardijn recorded for his 1966 visit to Australia
The classic collection of key Cardijn articles
Preface to a brochure for YCW leaders and militants on prayer