While Were At It

Neuhaus, Richard John
October 1990
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Oct1990, Issue 6, p71
Presents news briefs in the field of religion and politics in the U.S. as of October 1990. Information on the charges filed against the World Council of Churches; Significance of civil society to the U.S. social structure; Objective of the book "The Puzzle of the Soviet Church," by Kent Hill.


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