qThis new edition of An Introduction to Canon Law has been updated to reflect changes and adaptations in canon law, as well as to uncover new resources in the field. It offers an introductory orientation to all of canon law, it outlines and overviews the various specialized areas of the law, and it sketches the structure and function of the offices within the church and how they relate to one another. The book gives historical perspectives, and focuses on the rights and duties of Catholics in the church.q--BOOK JACKET.Presently the major commentary on the 1983 Code in English is The Code of Canon Law: A Text and Commentary, eds. ... same as those in the 1917 Code, the commentaries on the earlier Code are still quite useful for understanding the meaning of the canons. ... Canon Law (New York: Wagner, 1925 and subsequent editions); Ramstein, A Manual of Canon Law (Hoboken: Terminal, 1947); Augustine, anbsp;...
|Title||:||An Introduction to Canon Law|
|Author||:||James A. Coriden|
|Publisher||:||Paulist Press - 1991-01-01|