Helpful steps toward the restoration of a Catholic — or even Christian — social order lie beyond the bounds of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith’s new “Doctrinal Note” on Cath

Helpful steps toward the restoration of a Catholic — or even Christian — social order lie beyond the bounds of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith’s new “Doctrinal Note” on Catholics in political life, but traditional Catholics should nevertheless welcome it, and use it where possible for the advancement of Catholic political goals.