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The Journalist as Theologian: A Tribute to Gregory Baum
Mission and Catholic Identity Publications
  • Michael W. Higgins, Sacred Heart University
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Article
Publication Date
12-2-2011
Abstract

The article features Gregory Baum, mathematician, theologian, ex-Augustinian friar, dissenter and pioneering sociologist of religion. In an interview in 1996, he provided a diagnosis of the Roman Catholic Church mentioning that it was undergoing a governance crisis of immense proportions and that there was a need for a new system. Baum, Professor Emeritus of Theological Ethics and the Sociology of Religion at McGill University, considers himself a journalist fascinated with ideas.

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Published: Higgins, Michael W. "The Journalist As Theologian." Commonweal 138.21 (2011): 12-18.

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Higgins, Michael W. "The Journalist As Theologian." Commonweal 138.21 (2011): 12-18.