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Language of Canon Law

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ISBN-10: 0197674240

ISBN-13: 9780197674246

Edition: N/A

Authors: Judith Hahn

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The Roman Catholic Church has been criticized for many reasons, including its legalism. The growing aversion of church members to the law and the church hierarchy's juridified interpretation of Christianity is fueled by the language of ecclesiastical law (medieval legal Latin), which excludes most of the faithful from understanding and participating in debates on reforming the church's legal structure. In The Language of Canon Law, Judith Hahn explores the legal order of the Roman Catholic Church to better understand how the Roman Catholic Church communicates as a legal institution. She argues that the language of canon law reveals the political ideology of the church hierarchy, and she…    
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Book details

List price: $110.00
Publisher: Oxford University Press, Incorporated
Publication date: 1/24/2023
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 240
Size: 9.33" wide x 6.42" long x 0.80" tall
Weight: 1.078
Language: English