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Published: 03 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373148-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7314-8
... This essay argues against the tendency of advocates for sex and justice to divide their movements up into separate, tightly enclosed, and isolated silos. It endorses instead what Vatican officials call a “gender agenda.” The Vatican sees a tight connection between and among all the components it...
Published: 03 March 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7314-8
... This essay argues against the tendency of advocates for sex and justice to divide their movements up into separate, tightly enclosed, and isolated silos. It endorses instead what Vatican officials call a “gender agenda.” The Vatican sees a tight connection between and among all the components it...
Published: 03 March 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7314-8
... against the tendency of advocates for sex and justice to divide their movements up into separate, tightly enclosed, and isolated silos. It endorses instead what Vatican officials call a “gender agenda.” The Vatican sees a tight connection between and among all the components it incorporates under the...
Published: 03 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375319-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7531-9
... produced political acrimony and even violence. In 1916, the Vatican granted the petition of a multiracial group of veterans of the War for Independence and recognized the Virgin as Cuba's patron saint. ...
Published: 03 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375319-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7531-9
... The hierarchy of Cuba’s Catholic Church slowly adjusted to worldwide progressive currents of the 1960s, such as the Second Vatican Council, while in 1975 Fidel characterized Cuba as an “Afro-Latin” country committed to global anticolonial struggles. The 1985 publication of Fidel and Religion...
Published: 04 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375739-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7573-9
... had reformed. As the novel opens, he has collected an archive of the atrocities in the Mediterranean zone and is bringing them to Rome to sell to the Vatican archives. In addition to mapping the justice dispositif that frames the trajectory of Mirković’s experiences, this chapter suggests a...
Published: 03 August 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7531-9
... through proxy debates about religion, and “whitening” efforts produced political acrimony and even violence. In 1916, the Vatican granted the petition of a multiracial group of veterans of the War for Independence and recognized the Virgin as Cuba's patron saint. ...
Published: 03 August 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7531-9
... worldwide progressive currents of the 1960s, such as the Second Vatican Council, while in 1975 Fidel characterized Cuba as an “Afro-Latin” country committed to global anticolonial struggles. The 1985 publication of Fidel and Religion, the 1986 National Encounter of the Cuban Church, and the Fourth Party...
Published: 30 March 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392286-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9228-6
... incorporate the entire population in fervent, orderly aggregations under the direct super- vision of the parish clergy, who in turn, answered to the archdiocesan Curia following Vatican directives. The new asociaciones canónicamente erguidas (canonically structured associations) stood at the center of...
Published: 01 October 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394594-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9459-4
... families since 1972. This was the preferential option for the poor proclaimed by the Eucha- ristic Congress of Medellín in 1974 under the Second Vatican Council, which was initiated by Pope John XXIII. It is true that as the young people started to join the armed struggle, almost all of them gave up...
Published: 30 March 2009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9228-6
... organizations would incorporate the entire population in fervent, orderly aggregations under the direct super- vision of the parish clergy, who in turn, answered to the archdiocesan Curia following Vatican directives. The new asociaciones canónicamente erguidas (canonically structured associations) stood at...
Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387503-065
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8750-3
... commander, paid by gangster bosses like ‘‘The Vatican’’ and ‘‘The Minister’’ for each drug flight in and out of town. Lima, 22 November 1991 Report No. 016/91 To: Mr. Brigadier General, Director of Army Intelligence Re: Information obtained in Mariscal Cáceres Province I have the honor of...
Published: 01 January 1998
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8250-8
... Apostolic Library ofthe Vatican; she first published it in Rome and later in Lima.5 The present meticulous translation by Alexandra Parma Cook and Noble David Cook is based on this last edition. The Cooks do justice to the prince ofthe chroniclers. Now available to the English-speaking reader, this...
Published: 01 January 1991
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396895-037
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9689-5
... had only deepened.' It was during such strained relations between the Vatican and Spain that Francisco Nogueral and dona Catalina de Vergara directed a petition to the pope. It was a risky maneuver, dictated by desperation, that could incur the wrath of the monarchy as well as the Spanish...
Published: 14 March 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389873-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8987-3
... the religious connection 113 statement. In many respects, the Vatican’s threat accomplished its goal, because some women were forced to resign from their congregations and others lost their jobs. But the tactic also backfired because many congrega- tions did not force women who signed...
Published: 30 March 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392286-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9228-6
... clarifications are in order. First, it is not my intention to identify a specific event dividing a phase A from a phase B. Gillow and his lieutenants approached their task accord- ing to the template for Catholic restoration in the Americas that emerged from the Vatican. During Leo XIII’s pontificate (1878...
Published: 30 March 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392286-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9228-6
... Congress came to fruition. Since the early seven- teenth century, Soledad, a representation of the sorrowful Mother of God at the foot of the cross, had been a magnet for pilgrims from the surrounding region, especially on her December 18 feast day. But in anticipation of the Vatican apostolic...
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392521-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9252-1
... regeneration and perpetuation of the cosmos.—Trans. 13.1  Codex Borgia, plate 57, Six Supernatural Couples, Mixteca-Puebla, central Mexico. Vatican Library, Vatican State. Photograph: Archivo Fotográfico Manuel Toussaint/Instituto de Investigaciones Estéticas/Universidad...
Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387503-044
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8750-3
... changes it has undergone. It represents rather an attempt to accept the invitation of Pope John XXIII and the Second Vatican Council and interpret this sign of the times by reflecting on it critically in the light of God’s word.This theology should lead us to a seri- ous discernment of the values and...
Published: 03 August 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394242-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9424-2
... Teresa keychain can be transformed by embodied consump- tion into a historical figure, a lackey for Vatican II.∂ But beyond its general function as a wish image, I have argued, the icon is a rather distinctive mass commodity: a framed object that is heavily reliant on a secure epistemology, its...