The Ecumenical Significance of Evangelium Vitae

Paul J. Wojda

Article Type: Article

Publication Date: 1/1/1996

Issue: The Edges of Life (Vol. 16, No 1, Winter, 1996)

This article considers the most recent official Roman Catholic document devoted to moral questions, John Paul II’s encyclical letter Evangelium Vitae (“The Gospel of Life”), issued in March 1996. This encyclical, the pope’s eleventh, is an especially appropriate candidate for ecumenical scrutiny, and for a number of reasons.

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