TITLE

Faithful for Life

AUTHOR(S)
Law, Ishmael
PUB. DATE
March 1996
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Mar1996, Issue 61, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the religious aspects of life. Actions taken by the Catholic Church to foster life; Practice of abortion and euthanasia in the U.S.; Position of the society on the doctrine that human beings find their sense and fulfillment in individual freedom.
ACCESSION #
17753348

 

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