The Hidden Encyclical

Brown, Frederick
April 1996
New Republic;4/15/96, Vol. 214 Issue 16, p27
Examines the encyclical "Humani Generis Unitas (The Unity of the Human Race)" which denounces racism and anti-Semitism. Agreements negotiated by Pope Pius XI to give the Catholic Church protection from national politics; Impact of a Kulturkampf implemented by German leader Adolf Hitler on Catholics; Role of U.S. Jesuit priest John La Farge in drafting the encyclical.


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