By Mark Judge

ISBN-10: 0385519206

ISBN-13: 9780385519205

   Up to the present day, concerns of sexual morality—including birth control, abortion, premarital intercourse, and homosexual marriage—have polarized the Catholic Church. within the wake of the turmoil of the Nineteen Sixties, while liberal theologians challenged the Church’s conventional perspectives at the topic, a schism has opened. a lot of the realm, and lots of Catholics themselves, think that the perspectives of every camp are transparent and good outlined. As Mark pass judgement on unearths during this trenchant and illuminating security of the lessons of his Church, this can be faraway from the case.
   Without sensationalism, pass judgement on is candid right here approximately his own trip from the playgrounds of the sexual revolution to his eventual trust within the have to mix sexuality with love and dedication to a different individual, now not as an result in itself yet quite as a very direct technique of establishing oneself as much as God’s love. He additionally sees help for the Christian theology on love in a possible not likely position: rock song. He delves into the Church’s teachings on sexual concerns, going again to the time of Saint Augustine, Saint Thomas Aquinas, Saint John of the move, and Pope John Paul II whereas additionally acquainting us with extra modern voices from in the Church—as good as from the pop charts.

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