TITLE

Bishops vs. Pope

PUB. DATE
January 1982
SOURCE
National Review;1/22/1982, Vol. 34 Issue 1, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the criticism of the arms race by various bishops in the U.S. and Pope John Paul II. American bishops have recently emerged as sharp critics of the arms race in general, and U.S. President Ronald Reagan's Administration's policies in particular. 54 of the nation's 301 Catholic bishops are members of the Pax Christi, a movement related to nonviolence. The Vatican position, indeed, could be endorsed by President Reagan as he recently called for the elimination of all medium-range missiles from Europe.
ACCESSION #
6068335

 

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