A Defense of Pope Francis' Decision on the Death Penalty (full hour)
Description: Many serious Catholic scholars, including our friends Monica Miller and Ed Feser, have expressed great concern over Pope Francis' decision to change the Church's teaching on the death penalty. But how much has really changed? What is the significance of the choice of the word "inadmissible?" We talk with Dr Robert Fastiggi.
Dr. Robert Fastiggi
Dr. Robert Fastiggi is a Professor of Systematic Theology at Sacred Heart Major Seminary. He has done private research in Paris and Montreal and took park in a study-tour of Saudi Arabia sponsored by the National Council for US-Arab Relations. He has served as the executive editor of the 2009-13 supplements to the New Catholic Encyclopedia and is the author of several books including "The mystical theology of the Catholic reformation."