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Dorothy Day and the Catholic Worker [PDF / Epub] ☉ Dorothy Day and the Catholic Worker Author Nancy L. Roberts – Centrumpowypadkowe.co.uk Fifty years ago Dorothy Day sold the first issue of the Catholic Worker in New York and one of the most remarkable newspapers in American history was born It advocated something revolutionary for 1933 and the ePUB ✓ Fifty years ago Dorothy Day sold the first issue of the Catholic Worker in New York and one of the most remarkable newspapers in American history was born It advocated something revolutionary for America the union of Catholicism with a passionate concern for social justice and with personal activismToday the Catholic Worker still a monthly with some subscribers remains a Dorothy Day PDF or leader in pacifism and social justice activism The dean of American journalism historians Edwin Emery recently acknowledged the extremely significant role of the Catholic Worker in the history of advocacy and religious journalismDorothy Day and the Catholic Worker examines Dorothy Day's vital role as editor publisher and chief writer the person who guided the paper's content and tone until her death in Day and the eBook ✓ at the age of A devout Catholic Dorothy Day never criticized the Church's teachings only its failure to live up to them Her determined leadership gave the Catholic Worker its consistency and continuity through even those periods in American history most hostile to its messageDorothy Day and the Catholic Worker is the first full length scholarly study of the newspaper Drawing primarily on the Dorothy Day Catholic Worker Collection at Maruette University and on interviews with former Catholic Worker editors from the s on it traces the paper's history highlighting crisis points such as the Spanish Civil War and World War II when individuals selling the Catholic Worker were sometimes beaten in the streets During the McCarthy era the Korean War and the war in Vietnam the Catholic Worker maintained its commitment to peace and social justice A final chapter links the Catholic bishops' recent pastoral letter on nuclear warfare with the peace leadership provided by the Catholic Worker.

  • Paperback
  • 226 pages
  • Dorothy Day and the Catholic Worker
  • Nancy L. Roberts
  • English
  • 01 March 2016
  • 9780873959391