Neuhaus, Richard John
August 1996
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Aug/Sep1996, Issue 65, p78
Comments on the idea of Episcopal Bishop William Swing of San Francisco, California, in launching an organization called United Religions. Purpose of the organization; Criticism against the proposal; Possible outcome of the organization.


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