John Paul II and the Crisis of Humanism
- Pope surrenders to evolutionary theory. Thomas, Cal // Human Events;11/22/96, Vol. 52 Issue 44, p22
Comments on Pope John Paul II's statement about the fresh knowledge which leads to the recognition of the theory of evolution as more than just a hypothesis. Gist of the Pope's statement; Undermining of the value and moral standing of man; Modern theology's alliance with evolutionists.
- `The riches of femininity.' Malcolm, Teresa // National Catholic Reporter;12/19/97, Vol. 34 Issue 8, p11
Presents highlights from a speech by Pope John Paul II at an Italian women's conference on humanism in 1997. Call for women's commitment to service in society and in the Christian community.
- Pope: evolution `more than hypothesis'. // National Catholic Reporter;10/08/99, Vol. 35 Issue 43, p3
Reports on the message given by Pope John Paul II to international scientists with regards to the acceptance of the Catholic Church to evolution as a theory in 1996. Reason behind the Pope's acceptance to the theory; Pontiff who also accepted the agreement regarding the theory; How the Pope...
- Pope blasts consumerism as human rights threat. JONES, ARTHUR // National Catholic Reporter;01/08/99, Vol. 35 Issue 10, p11
Reports that Pope John Paul II has denounced consumerism as a threat to human rights. Arguments raised by Pope John Paul in his letter.
- JOHN PAUL II AND THE INTERNATIONAL ORDER: HUMAN RIGHTS AND THE NATURE OF THE HUMAN PERSON. Martino, Renato Raffaele Cardinal // Notre Dame Journal of Law, Ethics & Public Policy;2007, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p51
The article discusses several of the basic human rights based on the understanding of the nature of human person from the perspective of the teachings of the late Pope John Paul II. It offers an introduction and commentary about the fundamental human rights relying on the Universal Declaration...
- A DISEMBODIED 'THEOLOGY OF THE BODY.' Johnson, Luke Timothy // Commonweal;01/26/2001, Vol. 128 Issue 2, p11
Offers a look at theological-related issues raised in relation to the views of Pope John Paul II on love, sex and pleasure. Outcome of the reviews of papal teaching on human sexuality; Theological adequacy of the Papal teaching; Comments on the ways in which the Pope selects and extrapolates...
- Human Rights: Papal Teaching and The United Nations. Dulles, Avery // America;12/5/1998, Vol. 179 Issue 18, p14
Focuses on the 50th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights on December 10, 1998. Details on the declaration; Information on the teaching of the Catholic Church on human rights; Views of Pope John Paul II on human rights; Opponents of the concept of human rights.
- INTEGRATING HUMAN RIGHTS: PARTICIPATION IN JOHN PAUL II, CATHOLIC SOCIAL THOUGHT AND AMARTYA SEN. Clark, Meghan J. // Political Theology;Jul2007, Vol. 8 Issue 3, p299
The author analyzes the tension between civil-political rights and economicsocial rights arguing for unity within the human rights canon through participation. Through an examination of John Paul II, Catholic social thought and Amartya Sen, the author argues that human rights are all rights of...
- Pope on sex. Howard, Lucy; Koehl, Carla // Newsweek;3/20/1995, Vol. 125 Issue 12, p6
Advises that Pope John Paul II will deliver a `thundering' condemnation of contraception, abortion, homosexuality and euthanasia in March 1995. His new encyclical, `Evangelium Vitae'; How it is said to go far beyond his previous messages.