A new book by a prominent American bishop calling for Catholics to speak out and engage the political process may find a hard time getting a hearing as Americans of all faiths are growing wary of too much mixing of religion and politics.
Richard Cimino is the founder and editor of Religion Watch, a newsletter monitoring trends in contemporary religion. Since January 2008, Religion Watch is published by Religioscope Institute. Website: www.religionwatch.com.
Charles J. Chaput, Render Unto Caesar: Serving the Nation by Living our Catholic Beliefs in Political Life, Doubleday, 2008, 272 p.