TITLE

That They May Have Life

PUB. DATE
August 1997
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Aug/Sep1997, Issue 75, p47
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a call for every individual and society to rightly define the human community in the U.S. Result of favoring those who can stridently assert their autonomy and choice in a struggle for political power; Definition of freedom adopted by the American society; Consequences of the increasing number of abortion cases; Purpose of the Church.
ACCESSION #
17770331

 

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