Pope objects to `false idea' of church-state separation

February 1999
Church & State;Feb99, Vol. 52 Issue 2, p21
Outlines Pope John Paul II's opposition to what he calls a false idea of the principle of separation between state and churches. Limitations on the influence of churches in some Western European countries; Violations of religious freedom; Violence against Roman Catholics in India and Africa; Discrimination against non-Muslims in some Islamic countries.


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