October 1942
America;10/3/1942, Vol. 67 Issue 26, p714
The author reflects on the vocation of Catholic lawyers or legal professionals in the U.S. The author argues that youth and people expect too much from the legal profession given the capacity of lawyers to defend and plead for justice. The author believes that lawyers are designated to defend the reign of law against the reign of force.


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