What Would Murray Say?

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February 4 Podcast

The Rev. J. Bryan Hehir talks about the legacy of John Courtney Murray, S.J. What would have Murray said about today's battles over abortion, or the controversy surrounding the mandate that requires Catholic institutions to pay for contraception for their employees? Father Hehir is the Parker Gilbert Montgomery Professor of the Practice of Religion and Public Life at Harvard University and the Secretary for Social Services for the Archdiocese of Boston.

ROBERT FRIDAY
4 years 3 months ago

The podcast by Hehir is very good, but it ends before he concludes and lets you hanging relative to what he believes JC Murray would have had to say about the mandate.

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