Unpopular Catholic Truths

Unpopular Catholic Truths

by Oswald Sobrino

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ISBN-13: 9781430325604
Publisher: Lulu.com
Publication date: 07/28/2007
Pages: 88
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.21(d)

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By an exercise of raw judicial power, with precious little rational substance in support, the Supreme Court has undermined the core concept of American law: human dignity. Individual human dignity is now tied to the concept of independence. Any dependent human life, whether an unborn child or a disabled child or an elderly person, is now in the danger zone. This new legal zone is a danger zone where the protections of citizenship do not apply.

Table of Contents

Foreword: Some Philosophy

Chapter One: Abortion Debate

Part One: Scientific Evidence

Part Two: Legal Reasoning

Chapter Two: Chastity as Integrity

Chapter Three: Contraception

Chapter Four: All-Male Priesthood

Chapter Five: Peter, Bishop of Rome

Conclusion: The New Evangelization

Notes Bibliography Index of Names and Topics Index of Theological Sources

What People are Saying About This

Avery Cardinal Dulles

Best wishes for your labors in defense of the Church and its teachings. (Oct. 20, 2003)

Dr. Pravin Thevathasan

This is a fine work of Catholic apologetics and I look forward to reading More Unpopular Catholic Truths. (Theotokos.org, Oct. 24, 2003)

George Weigel

Thank you very much for your book and for your defense of the truth of Catholic faith. (Oct. 8, 2003)

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Guest More than 1 year ago
As a Catholic I want to be able to understand and defend our faith. Mr Sobrino has written a book of essays of depth and common sense on topics such as abortion, contraception, the all male Priesthood and the Pope. This book helped me clarify my own thinking and helps my discussions I have on these important subjects.