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Barry Hudock is the author of several books, including Struggle, Condemnation, Vindication: John Courtney Murray’s Journey Toward Vatican II (Liturgical Press).

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Barry Hudock
Wherever you stand on the matter, it's clear that the church teaching on ordination represents a problem for evangelization.
These photos were taken August 16, 1920, at St. Elizabeth's Hospital for the Insane. Salmon had been on a hunger strike for 34 days. (National Archives and Records Administration via the website BenSalmon.org)
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Barry Hudock
The courageous witness of 'unarmed prophet' Ben Salmon—precisely one century ago—anticipated a major development in Catholic doctrine on war and peace,.
John Courtney Murray, S.J.
Barry Hudock
Today we mark the 50th anniversary of ‘Dignitatis Humanae,’ the Second Vatican Council declaration on religious freedom.
Barry Hudock
Fifty two years ago today, Cesar Chavez marked his birthday by quitting his job in order to establish a labor union for migrant farmworkers.