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Overview Focusing on the laity, this book describes and explains the rights that Roman Catholics have as members of their Church in order to enhance the sense of justice and fairness within the Church community. (Catholic)
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Studio: Paulist Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8" Width: 5.48" Height: 0.47" Weight: 0.46 lbs.
Release Date Mar 1, 2007
Publisher Paulist Press
ISBN 0809144336 ISBN13 9780809144334
Availability 0 units.
More About James A. Coriden
Coriden, who holds an S.T.L. and J.C.D. from the Gregorian University in Rome, and a J.D. from the Catholic University of America, is Professor of Canon Law and Dean Emeritus of the Washington Theological Union in Washington, DC. A priest ordianed for the Diocese of Gary.
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Solid, easy-to-follow primer. Aug 5, 2007
Professor of Catholic church law Reverend James A. Coriden presents The Rights of Catholics in the Church, a straightforward basic reference for those seeking to know their rights as Catholics under canon law. Chapters offer an overview of the rights of Catholics in the church, including rights to pastoral care, rights to initiatives and activities, rights connected to one's state in life, rights to formation and education, and rights to due process. A final section outlining the limitations on and defenses of one's rights in the church rounds out this solid, easy-to-follow primer.
Great resource Jun 28, 2007
Very helpful, objective review of what canon law says about the rights of the Catholic faithful. Not polemical in any way. Clear, concise.
THE RIGHTS OF CATHOLICS IN THE CHURCH Apr 6, 2007
THIS BOOK WAS NOT WORTH THE PRICE THAT I PAID FOR IT.
The expert takes you through a Canon Law overview Apr 6, 2007
This is a very positive book. It not only goes through your rights in the Church, but your responsibilities as well, a nice balance and set of reminders.