The National Catholic Review

February 2, 2015

Vol. 212 No. 3Whole No. 5076 Download PDF



Set restraints on speech through civic consensus, not government or religious edict

Current Comment

In 2014 state legislatures and courts made record reforms to solitary confinement.


Cuba Sí, Castro No!
The Editors
The Unbelievers
Drew Christiansen
An overview of ‘religious atheism’
Following Faithfully
Michael G. Lawler, Todd A. Salzman
The Catholic way to choose the good
Theology’s New Turn
Thomas P. Rausch
A survey of contemporary movements
Redeeming the Bible
Pauline Viviano
Can Scripture be a source of unity rather than division?

Books and Culture

Class Matters
Robert E. Scully
'God’s Traitors: Terror and Faith in Elizabethan England,' by Jessie Childs
Hasty conclusions
J. J. Carney
'Ten African Cardinals,' by Sally Ninham
Ever Ancient, Ever New
Lúcás Chan, S.J.
'The Ten Commandments,' by Michael Coogan
Sing, Rap, Praise
David E. Nantais
Teaching rock, hip-hop and religion