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Politics, law, and the church

an examination of the relationship between Catholicism and American law

by Gregory M. Faulhaber

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Published by International Scholars Publications in San Francisco .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Catholic Church -- United States.,
    • Church and state -- United States.,
    • Church and state -- Catholic Church.,
    • Catholics -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [419]-455) and index.

      StatementGregory M. Faulhaber.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF4869.C2 F38 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 460 p. ;
      Number of Pages460
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1003300M
      ISBN 101573091030, 1573091022
      LC Control Number96042953

      Politics is concerned with citizenship and the administration of justice--how communities are formed and governed. The role of Christians in the political process is hotly contested, but as citizens, Francis Beckwith argues, Christians have a rich heritage of sophisticated thought, as well as a genuine responsibility, to contribute to the shaping of public policy. It follows also that the false principles by which religious truth was assailed have been transferred to the political order, and that here, too, Catholics must be prepared to meet them; whilst the objections made to the Church on doctrinal grounds have lost much of their attractiveness and effect, the enmity she provokes on political grounds.

      Twenty-six years ago, in his book A Nation of Victims, Charlie Sykes documented the shift in the American political imagination. Sykes was especially preoccupied with spurious claims of : Michael Brendan Dougherty.   The late-Catholic theologian Stephen Webb observed that “mocking Mormonism is one of the last frontiers of verbal lawlessness to be untouched by the vigilante powers of political correctness.

      The government also protects copyright owners against infringement, which has significant relevance and benefit to churches. In short, most churches have acknowledged that religion should not be used as a means of avoiding laws and regulations that are designed to protect the life, health, or safety of members of the public, or that impose fair. Politics According to the Bible: A Comprehensive Resource for Understanding Modern Political Issues in Light of Scripture Wayne Grudem Grand Rapids: Zo"dervafl Christianity and Politics: A Brief Guide to the History C.C. Pecknold Eligme, Orego,: Cascade Books The Challenge of Pluralism: Church and State in Five Democracies, 2nd ed.


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Christine Harrington is Professor of Politics at New York University. Daniel Halberstam is Professor of Law at the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor.

Ran Hirschl is Professor of Political Science and Law and Canada Research Chair in Constitutionalism, Democracy, and Development at the University of Toronto. The line dividing church and state interests was not always clear.

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