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Author Brown-Fleming, Suzanne.

Title The Holocaust and Catholic conscience : Cardinal Aloisius Muench and the guilt question in Germany / Suzanne Brown-Fleming.

Imprint Notre Dame, Ind. : University of Notre Dame Press, c2006.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  261.260943 B815h 2006    ---  Available
Description xiv, 240 p. ; 23 cm.
Note "Published in association with the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction : Aloisius Muench and the question of guilt and responsibility -- The life and career of Aloisius Muench -- Excusing the Holocaust : the sensation of one world in charity -- Comfort and consensus : Aloisius Muench and the German Catholic hierarchy, clergy, and laity -- Granting absolution : Muench and the Catholic clemency campaign -- The longest hatred -- Conclusion : the Holocaust and Catholic conscience.
Subject Muench, Aloisius J. (Aloisius Joseph), 1889-1962.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Moral and ethical aspects.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Religious aspects -- Catholic Church.
Catholic Church -- Foreign relations -- Germany.
Germany -- Foreign relations -- Catholic Church.
Christianity and antisemitism -- History -- 20th century.
Germany -- History -- 1945-1955.
Added Author United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.
ISBN 0268021872 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0268021864 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780268021863 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780268021870 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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