By James L. Heft
Four famous commentators on faith and society, Protestant, Catholic, have been invited to reply to Taylor's lecture: William M. Shea, George Marsden, Jean Bethke Elshtain, and Rosemary Luling-Haughton. Their chapters supply a number of astute reflections at the tensions among faith and modernity, and particularly at the function that Catholicism can and may play in modern society. the amount concludes with Taylor's perceptive and considerate reaction to his interlocutors. A Catholic Modernity presents probably the most considerate conversations so far concerning the position of the Catholic Church within the glossy international, and extra in general, concerning the position of faith in democratic liberal societies.
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