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Author Weigel, George, 1951-

Title Catholicism and the renewal of American democracy / George Weigel.

Publication Info. New York : Paulist Press, [1989]


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 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  282.73 W419C    Check Shelf
Description vi, 218 pages ; 23 cm
Contents Part One. America and Rome. 1. Not So Bourgeois a Church --- 2. On the Misunderstanding of John Paul II ---- Part Two. The Worlds of American Catholicism. 3. The Jacobin Temptation in American Catholocism --- 4. Tertullians Temptation-The Worlds of the Wanderer --- 5. A Position Ahead of the Barricades ---- Part Three. Six Arguments Reconceived. 6. Church State and the Civil Public Square --- 7. The Abortion Debate and the Hospitable Society --- 8. After The Challenge of Peace American --- 9. The Politics of Witness --- 10. Bread Freedom Faith-Human Rights --- 11. A Grammar for the Debate-the Return of Natural Law ---- Epilogue: Pro Deo et PatriaSeizing the Catholic Moment.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Catholic Church -- United States -- History -- 1965-
Christian sociology -- Catholic Church.
Democracy -- Religious aspects -- Catholic Church.
Christian ethics -- Catholic authors.
United States -- Church history -- 20th century.
Catholic Church -- Doctrines.
ISBN 0809130432: $11.95
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