The National Catholic Review

November 3, 2014

Vol. 211 No. 13Whole No. 5067 Download PDF


Current Comment

Pentagon’s commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War needs an overhaul.

Journalists in Danger

Many war correspondents no longer travel into Syria for fear of kidnapping or murder.


Market Assumptions
Robert W. McElroy
Pope Francis’ challenge to income inequality
The Moviegoers
Bill McGarvey
Looking to the 2015 Synod
Gerard O'Connell
A New 'Song'
Brian B. Pinter
Recovering ancient Israel’s spirituality of sex

Books and Culture

Undercover Catholic
Larry Madaras
'Shadow Warrior,' by Randall B. Woods
The Reformers
Thomas Maier
'The Roosevelts,' by Geoffrey C. Ward and Ken Burns
Empty Pews
G. Ronald Murphy
'White Elephants on Campus,' by Margaret M. Grubiak
Uncivil Society
Robert David Sullivan
Fifteen years after the premiere of “The West Wing,” there are more television shows about politics tha

Columns and Departments

The Word
Living Stones
John W. Martens
Faith in Focus
The Art of Leaving
Jessica Mesman Griffith
Faith in Focus
Out of the Rubble
Denis Murphy
Francis 101
​Helen Alvaré
Of Many Things
Of Many Things
Matt Malone, S.J.
November Requiem
A. M. Juster
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