TITLE

John Paul II on the American Experiment

PUB. DATE
April 1998
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Apr1998, Issue 82, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents the complete text of a statement issued by Pope John Paul II in receiving the credentials of the Honorable Lindy Boggs as Ambassador to the Holy See about the credibility of the U.S. and its world leadership. Basis of the claim to freedom and independence of the Founding Fathers of the U.S.; Influence of respect for religious conviction on the birth and early development of the country; Separation of church and state in the country; Contributions of the Catholic people to the development of American culture and society.
ACCESSION #
17777587

 

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