The Compendium of the Social Doctrine of the Church states:
- Remuneration is the most important means for achieving justice in work relationships. The “just wage is the legitimate fruit of work”.
- They commit grave injustice who refuse to pay a just wage or who do not give it in due time and in proportion to the work done (cf. Lv 19:13; Dt 24:14-15; Jas 5:4). A salary is the instrument that
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Several aspects of this teaching are difficult to put into concrete practice.
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