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David E. DeCosse is Director of Campus Ethics Programs at the Markkula Center for Applied Ethics and an adjunct associate professor of religious studies at Santa Clara University.

Faith Faith and Reason
David E. DeCosseOctober 25, 2018
The U.S. bishops need to revise—or replace— "Faithful Citizenship" in order to better reflect the teaching of Pope Francis and to respond to the authoritarian populist nationalism of Donald Trump and his administration.
David E. DeCosseOctober 13, 2008
Legal remedies for undocumented immigrants
Arts & Culture Features
David E. DeCosseMarch 27, 2006
The Catholic Church is not, as many old hands in the Vatican are quick to say, a democracy. But that quick judgment may arise in part because those old hands have not sufficiently come to terms with modern democracy itself. The chapter titled Political Community in the Vatican’s recently publi