The National Catholic Review

July 21, 2003

Vol. 189 No. 2Whole No. 4616

Editorials

Religious Worship in Public Schools

Most public schools make their facilities available after school hours to a wide variety of private nonprofit organizations, including religious organizations.

Books and Culture

Books
Arise, Reform
R. Scott Appleby
Timing is everything.
Books
A Church Aloof or Engaged?
Thomas R. Murphy
This study seeks to synchronize intellectual developments in American Catholicism with parallel events abroad and to examine how an inter
Books
Spirito Mexicano
Allan Figueroa Deck
Several years ago, when I visited the shrine and retreat house of the Valley Missionary Program in Coachella Valley, Calif., I knew that

Columns and Departments

The Word
Enough Food to Eat
Dianne Bergant
The Word
Bread From Heaven
Dianne Bergant
Faith in Focus
Why I Still Want to Be a Priest
Patrick J. Ryan
Columns
Romance and Vocation
Thomas J. McCarthy
Of Many Things
Of Many Things
John W. Donohue
Poem
Sacrament for my wife
Timothy Geiger
Letters
Letters
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