April 21, 2014

Vol. 210 No. 14Whole No. 5048 Download PDF


Current Comment

Welcoming the religious 'other' amid great suffering in the Central African Republic

As the Deer Longs

Longing for spring—and Easter—after a brutal American winter


Getting Out of Oil
Doug Demeo
Catholic universities can make a difference through divestment.
The Ecological Examen
Joseph P. Carver, S.J.
Entering a new world of Ignatian contemplation
Tales of a T-Shirt
Michael Rossmann, S.J.

Books and Culture

A Swedish Master
Karen Sue Smith
The sumptuous colors, dazzling brushwork and sheer drama in the paintings of Anders Zorn (1860-1920) earned the Swedish artist
Pulling No Punches
Eugene Kennedy
'A Double Life,' J. Michael Lennon's biography of Norman Mailer
Corporate Classrooms
Charles M. A. Clark
Historian of education Diane Ravitch's 'Reign of Error'
Heart to Heart
Robert P. Imbelli
Edward Short’s 'Newman and His Family'
The Costs of Belief
Diane Scharper
Robert Stone's 'Death of the Black-Haired Girl'

Columns and Departments

The Word
Radical Witness
John W. Martens
Faith in Focus
All Things Dead, Alive
Lea Povozhaev
Faith in Focus
After the Resurrection
Lucretia B. Yaghjian
To an Athlete Dying Young
James T. Keane
Of Many Things
Of Many Things
Matt Malone, S.J.
Martyrdom Is for the Young
Peter Kozik