CATHOLICISM AND THE LAW:

              A GUIDE TO RESOURCES


Official Vatican Website

 

CHURCH DOCUMENTS

 

 

JURIDICAL TOPICS

 AND WEBSITES

 

 

United States Conference of Catholic Bishops

 

Catholic News and Journals

 





 

Gateway to Summa Theologica by Aquinas and texts of the Church Fathers by NEW ADVENT

 

 


 

 

 

Code of Canon Law

 

Catechism of the Catholic Church

 

Compendium of the Social Doctrine of the Church

 

 

 

 

 




 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Speeches to the Tribunal of the Roman Rota: John Paul II

 

Speeches to the Tribunal of the Roman Rota: Benedict XVI in 2007 2006;

 


 

John Paul II's 1995 Address to the United Nations     His 1979 Address

 

Commentary on John Paul II's 1995 Speech to the United Nations

 


 

Instruction on respect for human life

 

On Authentic Human Development (Sollicitudo rei socialis)

 

On Evolution (1996 Speech)     (Vatican version)

 

On the Family (1994 papal letter)

 

Role of the Christian Family in Modern World (Familiaris Consortio)

 

On Freedom (Dignitatis Humanae)

 

On Higher Education (Ex Corde Ecclesiae)

 

On Homosexuality

 

On Human Work (Laborem exercens)

 

On Sex Education

 

On Social and Political Structures (Centesimus Annus)

 

On the Value and Inviolability of Human Life (Evangelium Vitae)

 

On Women (Mulieris Dignitatem)

 

INSTRUCTION ON RESPECT FOR HUMAN LIFE IN ITS ORIGIN 
AND ON THE DIGNITY OF PROCREATION 
REPLIES TO CERTAIN QUESTIONS OF THE DAY

 


 

Universal Declaration on Human Rights

 

International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights

 


 

American Journal of Jurisprudence

 

Journal of Catholic Legal Studies

 

Journal of Catholic Social Thought

 

 


 

 

 



 

Cornell's GATEWAY for U.S. Supreme Court Decisions and the U.S. Code

 

Catholic Dimensions of Legal Study: The Catholic University Columbus School of Law Annotated Bibliography, 2nd Edition 2004

 

GATEWAY for legal ethics; Catholic politicians; bioethics; family law, property, and the Catholic perspective by Teresa Stanton Collett


 

UST Law School 

 


 

St. Thomas More Society

 


 

Murphy Conferences

 

 

Public Policy, Prudential Judgment and the Catholic Social Tradition: Murphy Institute Conference, 2006

 

The Catholic Intellectual Tradition and the Good Society: The Inaugural Murphy Institute Conference, 2005