Since Vatican II, there has been a sizeable increase in the number of Catholic marriage annulments in the USA - previously a rarity. This text offers a study of this annulment "American-style", exploring how and why the American system has become geared to the mass-production of annulments.
Intro Contents Introduction 1. Profaning Marriage 2. Winds of Change 3. Building on the Groundwork 4. The New Jurisprudence 5. Psychologizing Annulment 6. Systemic Abuse of Psychology 7. Promoting the Blueprint 8. Screening and Docketing Cases 9. Tribunal Personnel 10. Respondents and the Right of Defense 11. Appellate Review Conclusion Notes Bibliography Index A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W.
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Print version: Vasoli, Robert H. What God Has Joined Together