TITLE

TAKING THEOLOGY SERIOUSLY: THE STATUS OF THE RELIGIOUS BELIEFS OF JUDICIAL NOMINEES FOR THE FEDERAL BENCH

AUTHOR(S)
Beckwith, Francis J.
PUB. DATE
May 2006
SOURCE
Notre Dame Journal of Law, Ethics & Public Policy;2006, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p455
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Speech
ABSTRACT
Presents a speech by Francis J. Beckwith, associate professor of church-state studies and associate director of the J. M. Dawson Institute of Church-State Studies at Baylor University, delivered at the symposium entitled The Religious Commitments of Judicial Nominees on November 9, 2005. Reasons of U.S. senators for scrutinizing the religious beliefs of judicial nominees to the U.S. Supreme Court; Comment of Democratic Party member Ronald Reagan on stem-cell research's philosophical anthropology; Description of ex-presidential candidate John Kerry's beliefs on abortion.
ACCESSION #
21112546

 

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