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War & Peace: Theological Perspectives

A Gumberg Library Research Guide

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"The New Evangelization calls on every baptized person to be a peacemaker."

                                                                                                                Pope Francis

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Welcome to this research guide guide on theological perspectives on War and Peace This guide will connect the user to background sources on the topic, print and ebooks available through the Gumberg Library, databases for articles from relevant journals, curated materials from the Internet, and important Church documents regarding waging war and building peace.


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Justice, Peace and Human Development

The Department of Justice, Peace & Human Development (JPHD) of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops promotes awareness of Catholic social teaching and opportunities to live the Baptismal call to love God and neighbor.

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