Contributors – The Centre for Independent Studies

Robert Sirico


Featured Publication

  • Must Religion be a Threat to Liberty? 05 July 2008 | OP112
    Does Christianity destroy or defend freedom? Answering this question, Fr Robert A. Sirico turns to the foundations of Christianity.  Beginning with Jesus’s instruction to ‘Render unto Caesar what is Caesar’s and unto God what is God’s” Sirico maintains that Christian…...
    Does Christianity destroy or defend freedom? Answering this question, Fr Robert A. Sirico turns to the foundations of Christianity.  Beginning with Jesus’s instruction to ‘Render unto Caesar what is Caesar’s and unto God what is God’s” Sirico maintains that Christian…
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Media & Commentary

  • Must Religion be a Threat to Liberty? 21 July 2008
    The arguments for the unity of freedom and unbelief are common cultural currency. We are told that faith makes us subservient to authority. It makes us unwilling to think for ourselves, so that we become tribal and collectivistic. We don't…
    The arguments for the unity of freedom and unbelief are common cultural currency. We are told that faith makes us subservient to authority. It makes us unwilling to think for ourselves, so that we become tribal and collectivistic. We don't…
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Publications

  • Economics, Faith and Moral Responsibility 01 August 1993 | OP46
    In this CIS Occasional Paper, Robert Sirico defends the institutions of the free and open society from a Christian standpoint. He argues that a rigorous concern for the life, liberty and dignity of the human person leads to the flourishing of the institutions of free exchange, free association, enterprise private…...
    In this CIS Occasional Paper, Robert Sirico defends the institutions of the free and open society from a Christian standpoint. He argues that a rigorous concern for the life, liberty and dignity of the human person leads to the flourishing of the institutions of free exchange, free association, enterprise private…
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