CAPITALISM AND THE KINDNESS THAT KILLS
- The Gospel of Life A Symposium. Dulles, Avery; Hittinger, Russell; Doerflinger, Richard M.; George, Robert P. // First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Oct1995, Issue 56, p32
Discusses the papal encyclical Evangelium Vitae issued by Pope John Paul II in March 1995. Issues arising from the Pope's propositions on capital punishment, abortion and euthanasia, cited by author Avery Dulles; Other issues in medical ethics that implicate the value and dignity of human life...
- Pope decries `culture of death.' R.N.S. // Christian Century;4/12/95, Vol. 112 Issue 12, p384
Highlights Pope John Paul II's encyclical `The Gospel of Life,' made public on March 30, 1995. Opposition to abortion and euthanasia; Support for political efforts that would limit laws making abortion legal; Views on artificial reproduction, use of human embryos or fetuses as an object of...
- Holy Alliance? Lauritzen, Paul // Commonweal;3/24/2006, Vol. 133 Issue 6, p14
The article examines the implications of combining politics and religion in the U.S. The joint declaration Evangelicals and Catholics Together and the encyclical Evangelium vitae (EV) released by Pope John Paul II focuses on the legalization of abortion and euthanasia as manifestations of the...
- Pope denounces abortion, euthanasia. // Christianity Today;5/15/95, Vol. 39 Issue 6, p56
Reports on Pope John Paul's condemnation of abortion and euthanasia in the encyclical entitled `The Gospel of Life.' Growing `culture of death' in modern society; Catholics' obligation to resist laws contrary to God's teaching; Support for political efforts to reduce the number of abortions.
- OLD FAITHFUL. Winters, Michael Sean // New Republic;02/09/98, Vol. 218 Issue 6, p16
Argues that the decision of Pope John Paul II to visit Cuba is part not of a battle against communism but of a crusade against modernity itself. Criticism made by the pope against U.S. capitalism during the 1990s; Threat posed by liberation theology to his Christian vision; Concerns of Catholic...
- 'PRECIOUS' SUFFERING. Dickey, Christopher; Nordland, Rod; Underwood, Anne; Kaiser, Robert Blair; Pentin, Edward; Nadeau, Barbie; Barigazzi, Jacopo // Newsweek;2/28/2005, Vol. 145 Issue 9, p24
Discusses the deterioration of the health of Pope John Paul II. Use of his deteriorating health as a symbol of life being sacred no matter how painful; Description of his opposition to abortion, capital punishment, euthanasia, birth control, and war; Aspects of his struggle with Parkinson's...
- Nothing new from Rome. // Advocate;11/2/93, Issue 641, p17
Cites the completion of an encyclical by Pope John Paul II which reasserts his opposition to homosexuality, abortion, divorce, contraception and premarital sex.
- That Encyclical. // First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Aug/Sep1991, Issue 15, p11
Comments on an encyclical of Pope John Paul II titled "Centesimus Annus (The Hundredth Year)." Endorsement of democratic capitalism; Factors that will lead to the achievement of economic justice; Implication of the theory of redistribution on the global economy.
- The message from on high. Stanglin, Douglas; Sheler, Jeffery L. // U.S. News & World Report;3/20/95, Vol. 118 Issue 11, p27
Reports that Pope John Paul II is set to deal more forcefully with public officials who support abortion rights. The encyclical, `Evangelium Vitae,' the Gospel of Life, which will address family issues in the context of biblical teachings and church doctrine; How abortion is likely to become an...