The National Catholic Review

October 27, 2014

Vol. 211 No. 12Whole No. 5066 Download PDF


Current Comment

Obama approves plan allowing Central American children to apply for refugee status.

Listening to Ebola

With unprecedented outbreak, nations have little choice but to embrace global solidarity.


'Rough Diamonds’
Gerard O'Connell
The Soul’s Food
Ashley McKinless
Interfaith Affinity
Harold Kasimow, John Merkle
The shared vision of Rabbi Heschel and Pope Francis
Friends in High Places
Thomas Maier
When the Churchills met the Kennedys
Identity Politics
Robert David Sullivan
What happens when faith is put to a vote?

Books and Culture

Off To A Good Start
Nicholas D. Sawicki
'Teach Me to Be Generous,' by Anthony Andreassi
Paper Trail
Paul Moses
'National Catholic Reporter at Fifty,' by Arthur Jones
From Jefferson to Rorty
Jeffrey Von Arx
'Beyond the University,' by Michael S. Roth
A Spark of Goodness
David DiCerto
Holiness and humanity in ‘St. Vincent’

Columns and Departments

The Word
Bodies and Souls
John W. Martens
Of Many Things
Of Many Things
Matt Malone, S.J.
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Our readers
Washington Front
Party Favors
John Carr
Generation Faith
Finding My Foundation
Katherine Luchette