28 Pages Posted: 28 Feb 2010
Date Written: 1997
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.
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Silecchia, Lucia Ann, On Doing Justice and Walking Humbly with God: Catholic Social Thought on Law as a Tool for Achieving Justice (1997). Catholic University Law Review, Vol. 46, No. 4, 1997; CUA Columbus School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2010-22. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1559098