Faith in Public Life

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Table of Contents

Introduction William J. Collinge Collinge, William J. 1

Pt. I Retrieving Catholic Traditions

The Bible and Public Life: Excuses, Abuses, and Some Powerful Uses Dennis Hamm Hamm, Dennis 15

Implementing Catholic Social Teaching John Sniegocki Sniegocki, John 39

Outside the Castle Walls: The Public Politics of Teresa's Vision Elizabeth Newman Newman, Elizabeth 62

Religious Liberty and the Common Good: A Baptist Engagement with the Catholic Americanist Tradition Coleman Fannin Fannin, Coleman 81

The "Princeton Statement" on Church-State Relations: Reflections on a Little-Known Text Patrick Hayes Hayes, Patrick 110

Appendix "The Princeton Statement" of Jacques Maritain and Marston Morse 120

Pt. II Exploring the Contemporary American Context

Does Systematic Theology Have a Future? A Response to Lieven Boeve William L. Portier Portier, William L. 135

Religion as a Basis of Lawmaking under the Nonestablishment Norm Michael J. Perry Perry, Michael J. 151

How to "Vote Catholic": Dueling Catholic Voter Guides in the 2006 Midterm Elections Harold E. Ernst Ernst, Harold E. 179

Table Fellowship in a Land of Gated Communities: Virgilio Elizondo as Public Theologian Mary Doak Doak, Mary 202

Intelligent Design "in the Public Square": Neo-Conservative Opposition to Darwinian Naturalism Anne M. Clifford Clifford, Anne M. 218

Pt. III Broadening the Horizons

Jus Post Bellum: Extending the Just War Theory Mark J. Allman Allman, Mark J. Tobias L. Winright Winright, Tobias L. 241

Living as "Risen Beings" in Pursuit of a Reconciled World: Resources from Jon Sobrino Ernesto Valiente Valiente, Ernesto 265

Communal Penance and Public Life: Onthe Church's Becoming a Sign of Conversion from Social Sin James T. Cross Cross, James T. 284

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