The National Catholic Review

April 27, 2015

Vol. 212 No. 14Whole No. 5087 Download PDF


Bridging Our Divisions

It has been very discouraging to watch the acrimonious debate over religious liberty in Indiana and Arkansas.

Current Comment

Women at Texas migrant detention center staged hunger strike to improve conditions


Return to Saigon
Raymond A. Schroth
Remembering the American evacuation from Vietnam
This Blessed Place
Angela Alaimo O'Donnell
The faithful fiction of Marilynne Robinson
Confirmation Bias
Michael A. Marchal
Rethinking the sequence of the sacraments

Books and Culture

Renaissance Dreams
Leo J. O'Donovan
Donatello crosses the Atlantic
A Forgotten Failure?
Mark J. Davis
'American Reckoning,' by Christian G. Appy
A Church That Can Change
Jay P. Dolan
'The Future of the Catholic Church with Pope Francis,' by Garry Wills
God Hides
Dennis M. Leder
'White Man/Yellow Man,' by Shusaku Endo

Columns and Departments

The Word
Disciples I Fear
John W. Martens
Outside the Lines
​Helen Alvaré
Of Many Things
Of Many Things
Matt Malone, S.J.
‘There Fell a Great Star’
Amit Majmudar
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Of Other Things
Four Questions Before College
Bill McGarvey
Vatican Dispatch
Call Him a Saint?
Gerard O'Connell