John Paul II and the Truth about Freedom
- Pope objects to `false idea' of church-state separation. // 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;...
- Respect for conscience: Foundation for peace. Paul II, John // Journal of Church & State;Spring91, Vol. 33 Issue 2, p416
Focuses on the importance of religious freedom and the respect for the conscience of every person as a necessary basis for peace in the world. Excerpts from Pope John Paul II's message on 1991 World Day of Peace; Formation of conscience; Intolerance as a threat to peace; Need for a just legal...
- FREEDOM, TRUTH, AND LAW IN THE MIND AND HOMELAND OF JOHN PAUL II. Beyer, Gerald J. // Notre Dame Journal of Law, Ethics & Public Policy;2007, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p17
The article discusses the relationship of freedom and truth with civil law according to the late Pope John Paul II. It describes the argument in Polish discourse regarding the relationship between freedom and truth and its effect on the society. It accounts the use of the abortion controversy to...
- John Paul II and the Crisis of Humanism. Weigel, George // First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Dec1999, Issue 98, p31
Focuses on the contributions of Pope John Paul II to humanity. Personal and spiritual embodiment of human crisis by the Pope; Achievement comparison with political leaders Winston Churchill, Joseph Stalin and Mao Tse-Tung; Role in the collapse of European communism; Addresses on the sanctity of...
- Peacemaking and the Use of Force. Christiansen, Drew // America;05/15/99, Vol. 180 Issue 17, p13
Asserts that the papal policy toward Iraq and Kosovo, Serbia, represents a shift in the Holy See's traditional approach to the use of force. Reference to an editorial which asserted that the just-war theory is untenable and needs to be abandoned; Factors contributing to this moral complexity;...
- Signs of the Times. // America;05/13/2000, Vol. 182 Issue 17, p4
Presents news briefs about issues and events concerning the Catholic Church as of May 13, 2000. Call of Pope John Paul II for the globalization of solidarity; Approval of the Pain Relief Promotion Act by the United States Senate; Growth of the coverage of religion by major media outlets.
- Pope John Paul. Hanson, Cynthia; McLaughlin, Abraham // Christian Science Monitor;7/11/95, Vol. 87 Issue 157, p2
Reports briefly on a request by Pope John Paul to people to knock down obstacles in women's progress, but justified the church's ban on priesthood for women.
- Vouchers Defeated; Evolution Defended. Doerr, Edd // Humanist;Jan/Feb97, Vol. 57 Issue 1, p37
Examines various political and religious developments. Rejection of Initiatives 173 and 177 in Washington state; Pope John Paul II's speech at the Pontifical Academy of Sciences regarding evolution.
- Family, tradition, papacy. Conley, John J. // America;4/29/1995, Vol. 172 Issue 15, p18
Comments on Pope John Paul II's position on family relations. Documents indicating the Pope's simultaneous defense of family mores; Proper ethics of marriage; Opposition to two fundamental tendencies in the West's approach to sexuality; Critique of the subordination of women and children to the...