A Turbulent Coexistence : Duane Hunt, David O. McKay, and a Quarter-Century of Catholic-Mormon Relations
Journal of Mormon History
Salt Lake City, UT
Mormon History Association
[2006 Mormon Historical Association Winner for Article Award of Excellence]
This paper outlines Mormon-Catholic relations in the quarter-century following World War II. While the two churches had generally treated each other respectfully since the time of Brigham Young, the relationship become strained after the war. This paper details the causes and resolutions of these conflicts.