On Doing Justice and Walking Humbly with God: Catholic Social Thought on Law as a Tool for Achieving Justice
Lucia Ann Silecchia
Catholic University of America (CUA) - Columbus School of Law
Catholic University Law Review, Vol. 46, No. 4, 1997
CUA Columbus School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2010-22
The text of the 1996 “Mirror of Justice” lecture at the Catholic University of America, this article explores the potential - and the limitations - of law as a tool for achieving justice. Drawing heavily on principles of Catholic social thought, it also considers the various ways in which “justice” may be defined.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 28
Date posted: February 28, 2010