Articles contained in fifteen volumes describe issues relating to and affecting the Catholic Church, in areas such as history, ethics, spirituality, and social sciences. Annual supplements update the original volumes and also include new entries.1917 Code of Canon Law. There were no commonly known procedures for voluntary departure or laicization in the I917 code. One reason may be that dispensations from the priestly vow of celibacy were not granted. Prior to I970, the law andanbsp;...
|Title||:||New Catholic Encyclopedia: Jud-Lyo|
|Author||:||Catholic University of America|
|Publisher||:||Gale / Cengage Learning - 2003|