The National Catholic Review

In All Things

A group blog by the editors, columnists and frequent contributors to America.

July 2015

  • Jul 1 2015 - 1:58pm

    At this moment four new books on or by Pope Francis—four in an endless flood, several every week, of pope publications which have swept across my office desk in the months since the publishing world decided there was no limit to the market for a man who in the earlier stages of his career declined to call attention to himself, to give interviews, to join the world of celebrities—defined by Gertrude Stein as someone “well known for being well known.” So now we have a growing number of little...