Item description for The Battle for Rights in the United States Catholic Church by Kevin E. McKenna...
Overview Recounts the work of several controversialists in nineteenth century United States in defending the rights of priests and pushing towards reform for all Catholics in church governance, including more voice in Episcopal appointments and greater accountability to the laity in parish and diocesan finances.
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Studio: Paulist Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.94" Width: 6.09" Height: 0.54" Weight: 0.76 lbs.
Release Date Nov 1, 2007
Publisher Paulist Press
ISBN 080914493X ISBN13 9780809144938
Availability 0 units.
More About Kevin E. McKenna
Father Kevin E. McKenna is pastor of the Cathedral Community in Rochester, New York. He is past president of the Canon Law Society of America and former chancellor and canonical consultant for the Diocese of Rochester. He is author of numerous articles and books, including A Concise Guide to Canon Law and A Concise Guide to Catholic Social Teaching. Father McKenna also serves as general editor for the Concise Guide Series.
Kevin E. McKenna currently resides in the state of New York. Kevin E. McKenna was born in 1950.
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Perfect for any collection strong in Catholic religion. Jan 5, 2008
Catholic collections strong in ministry resources and canon law provide an excellent survey of 19th century U.S. Catholicism, analyzing priest struggles for being both accepted and heard in the wider Catholic world church structure. Chapters survey canon law, Episcopal discipline, uniquely American facets of Catholicism, and more in a college-level analysis perfect for any collection strong in Catholic religion.