TITLE

AGAINST CHRISTIAN POLITICS

AUTHOR(S)
Neuhaus, Richard John
PUB. DATE
May 1996
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;May1996, Issue 63, p72
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the association of Christian faith with political agendas. Implications of the move of bishops to loan their teaching authority to the church-and-society curia of the U.S. Catholic Conference; Effect of the association of Christian faith with a specific political agenda on faith; Difficulties faced by clergies in engaging in Christian political engagements.
ACCESSION #
17764219

 

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