TITLE

The Churches and the Cold War

PUB. DATE
April 1990
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Apr1990, Issue 2, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the position of churches on the issue of communism during the Cold War. Impact of the intellectual class of culture or elite culture on the position of the Orthodox and Roman Catholic church; Views of the member churches of the National Council of Churches on communism; Criticisms against the National Council of Churches.
ACCESSION #
17725154

 

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