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The popes and social problems

J. W. Poynter

The popes and social problems

an impartial account of the teaching contained in their encyclical letters.

by J. W. Poynter

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Published by Watts in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Church and social problems -- Catholic Church.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHN37.C3 P6
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 101 p.
    Number of Pages101
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6046328M
    LC Control Number49004815
    OCLC/WorldCa1354665

      There is actually a book on this, aptly titled: “The Bad Popes”. It details the lives of the eight “worst” popes who, according to the wiki entry about the book, are: –Pope Stephen VI (–), who had his predecessor Pope Formosus exhumed, tried, de-fingered, briefly reburied, and thrown in the Tiber. –Pope John XII (–), who gave land to a mistress, murdered several. Despite The Two Popes perhaps even a short book, However, the very message of civil dialogue on political and social topics is a very relevant one. Today, many societies around the world.

    The list of popes begins with St. Peter and continues through the present day. The pope is the head of the Catholic Church.. Peter was called the Bishop of Rome. All others who became Bishop of Rome were also recognized as popes.   These popes are in the history books for all the wrong reasons.

    A History of the Popes tells the story of the oldest living institution in the Western world—the papacy. From its origins in Saint Peter, Jesus' chief disciple, through Pope Benedict XVI today, the popes have been key players in virtually all of the great dramas of the western world in the last two thousand years. The popes whose stories you'll read here show us how Christ kept his promise to his bride, the Church, not only in her health but also in her sickness. That's why, even in its darkest moments, the story of the papacy is a story of triumph. And that's why it's worth knowing these twelve popes. When.


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The popes and social problems; an impartial account of the teaching contained in their encyclical letters. A History of the Popes tells the story of the oldest living institution in the Western world—the papacy.

From its origins in Saint Peter, Jesus' chief disciple, through Pope Benedict XVI today, the popes have been key players in virtually all of the great dramas of the western world in the last two thousand by: 6.

The Book of the Popes Paperback – Ma by Louis Ropes Loomis (Author) out of 5 stars 5 ratings. See all 38 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Kindle "Please retry" $ — /5(5). Scandals in the history of Roman Catholic Church In this book, the author reviews the Roman Catholic Church history in light of the Papal roll, and re-create the political, social and economic history at different reigns.

This brings different pontiffs to life, and identifies the lowest form of life in some leaders who needed more “saving from Christ” than the mainstream followers of the /5. On Friday, Pope Francis is releasing a new book, and there are concerns among Catholics of traditional bent because the preface was written by Valeria Fedeli, the Italian Minister of Education, University, and Research, who has been seen by some people as a strident LGBT and gender theory advocate.

Fedeli writing the preface is confusing because in Julyduring World Youth Day, Francis. There exists a great deal of confusion regarding the popes’ social encyclicals.

The problem is threefold: they span over one hundred years in changing political and social milieus; the language that is used is inconsistent; and, finally, there are competing tensions contained in the documents.

This book navigates the reader through the confusion. New book exposes dangers of pope’s ‘paradigm shift’ The moral relativism of this 'paradigm shift' had already impacted theology in a substantial way Thu - pm EST.

This book about bad popes from John XII () to ClementVII () does a good job of describing the characters: the Popes and their relatives, the cardinals, kings, and other important figures of the times such as artists and authors but the chronology is somewhat disjointed and confusing/5(58).

This chronological list of popes corresponds to that given in the Annuario Pontificio under the heading "I Sommi Pontefici Romani" (The Supreme Pontiffs of Rome), excluding those that are explicitly indicated as hed every year by the Roman Curia, the Annuario Pontificio no longer identifies popes by regnal number, stating that it is impossible to decide which pope represented.

/ The Pope Is The Problem. The folly of the popes was not pursuit of counter-productive policy so much as rejection of any steady or coherent policy either political or.

This book is within the scope of WikiProject Biography, a collaborative effort to create, develop and organize Wikipedia's articles about interested editors are invited to join the project and contribute to the instructions on how to use this banner, please refer to the documentation.

Book This book does not require a rating on the project's quality scale. The Pope’s Problem. Even popes have problems. And Pope Benedict XVI is no exception. More recently, the comments the Holy Father made about condom use in Light of the World, a book-length interview with Peter Seewald, elicited outbursts of concern throughout the Western world.

Pope Benedict XVI, born Joseph Ratzinger, who served as head of the Catholic Church from tois shown in The Two Popes as a rigid, uncompromising leader who. Get this from a library. Industrialism and the popes, a study made under the auspices of the Department of Sociology, St.

Louis University, with special emphasis on the industry council plan. [Mary Lois Eberdt, Sister; Gerald J Schnepp] -- With the Industrial Council Plan as its focus, this book is an organized montage of texts, derived not only from the encyclicals but also from hitherto.

The pope cites most often several Fathers of the Church (St. Ambrose, St. Augustine, St. Bede the Venerable) and the last six popes in the history of the Church.[5] The interview format chosen by the authors results naturally to direct language that is accessible to the average reader.

7 wicked popes, and the terrible things they did. and an important moral voice on some of the world's most pressing political and social issues. sampling of some of the worst popes in. papacy (pā´pəsē), office of the pope, head of the Roman Catholic is pope by reason of being bishop of Rome and thus, according to Roman Catholic belief, successor in the see of Rome (the Holy See) to its first bishop, St.

pope therefore claims to be the shepherd of all Christians and representative (vicar or vicegerent) of Christ. It takes some bad popes to throw away the legitimacy granted by its position to the point where Christendom is disunited and the city of Rome itself is sacked by an imperial army, as happened inand this book explains what these bad popes did that was so bad.

The book itself opens with Rome in AD and over more than years proceeds. The Popes and Slaverybook review LEONARD A. KENNEDY, C.S.B. Catholics were guilty for centuries of having slaves or profiting from the slave trade in spite of the fact that the popes taught clearly and frequently the evil of slavery,"and even legislated severe ecclesiastical penalties for engaging in it.

4 the pocket guide to the popes: Antioch, Alexandria, and Jerusalem. After the split, a merger occurred in which the papal office completely ab-sorbed the Roman patriarchal office. In the eyes of many Easter n Chris tians, Western Chris tian ity became therbey a papal church, that is.

Yet, given that billion people on the planet believe that popes are God’s representatives on earth, the story, in these stormy times for Catholics, has an .The Popes and the Economy The quarrel that apologists for liberal capitalism have had with Catholic social thought is not that the popes deny the right of private property or the usefulness of the market, since in fact they do not do that.

a final answer to the problems of society that is really only an incomplete one. But if we are not.Russell Shaw’s new book examines how the popes of the 20th century confronted the challenges and shaped the events of late modernity.

April 7, Paul Senz The Dispatch 2 Print The papacy is a.