TITLE

"Catholic Gobbledygook"

AUTHOR(S)
Royal, Robert
PUB. DATE
October 1997
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Oct1997, Issue 76, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses some issues concerning the Catholic doctrine of marriage. Indissolubility of marriage proclaimed by the church; Fidelity between man and woman; Prevalence of annulment cases in the U.S.; Grounds for declaring a marriage sacramentally invalid.
ACCESSION #
17774377

 

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