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Winters, Michael Sean
November 2002
New Republic;11/18/2002, Vol. 227 Issue 21, p42
Comments on the position of neoconservative author George Weigel regarding the issue of sexual ethics within the Catholic Church. Other issues addressed by Weigel in his book "The Courage to Be Catholic"; Recommendations made by Weigel to address the problem of sexuality within the Catholic Church; Statement from Vatican Cardinal Walter Kasper about the tradition of debate within the Church during Vatican II.


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