SELF-GIFT: ESSAYS ON HUMANAE VITAE
Janet E. Smith has been among the world?s preeminent voices in the study of the issues raised by Pope Paul VI?s 1968 encyclical letter Humanae vitae. This book presents Smith's critical collection of essays on the vocation of marriage, human sexuality, contraception, and more. Touching on all the areas implicated in "Humanae vitae" from natural family planning to parenthood and natural law to personalism; Smith includes her English translation of the encyclical from the original Latin as well as helpful background on the development and release of this authoritative magisterial document. Hardcover. 416 pages.