additional works at: http://scholarship.law.stjohns.edu/jcls LUCIA A. SILECCHIA† “I assure you that I will continue to be close to you in your demanding work in serving man in the field of justice. There is
at: - “SOCIAL LOVE” AS A VISION FOR ENVIRONMENTAL LAW: LAUDATO SI’ AND THE RULE OF LAW Lucia A. Silecchia† I. INTRODUCTION In the years of his still-young papacy, Pope Francis has often spoken and
environment in Laudato Si’ will make this document a landmark in religious 1 † Lucia A. Silecchia, Professor of Law and Vice Provost for Policy, The Catholic University of America. An earlier version of these
-MAKING LUCIA A. SILECCHIA* Our heart cannot be at peace while we see our brothers and sis ters suffering . ... To make a concrete response to the appeal of our brothers and sisters in humanity, we must ... first two years of his pontificate. See generally Lucia A. Silecchia, Discerning the Environmental Perspective of Pope Benedict XVI, 4 J. CATH. Soc. THOUGHT 227-69 (2007). In addition, an early book of
. Gender & Class 69 (2006). Available at: - FAITH IN THE PUBLIC SQUARE: SOME REFLECTIONS ON ITS ROLE AND LIMITATIONS FROM THE PERSPECTIVE OF CATHOLIC SOCIAL TEACHING LUCIA A. SILECCHIA* I. INTRODUCTION
This Address contains remarks made on October 18, 1999 as part of the Dedication Celebration for the Seattle University School of Law.