The National Catholic Review

March 22, 2004

Vol. 190 No. 10Whole No. 4645

Editorials

The School Question

Ninety years ago, a woman named Caroline Pratt started a school for a few children from Italian and Irish working-class families in the Greenwich Village section of Lower Manhattan. She took this step because she thought the neighborhood public schools were humdrum and ineffective.

Articles

You Are That Temple
Valerie Schultz
A Bad Day for the Bishops
Andrew M. Greeley
Another Aftershock
Thomas G. Plante
Facts, Myths and Questions
Thomas J. Reese
The Ministry of the Deacon
Joseph DeGrocco

Books and Culture

Books
The Dead Are Raised
Dennis P. Kehoe
Sailing the Wine-Dark Sea is Thomas Cahill’s fourth volume in the Hinges of History series, which includes his How the Irish Sa
Books
A Writer's Growth
John B. Breslin
Tobias Wolff is best known as a memoirist both for This Boy’s Life and In Pharaoh’s Army, as well as a fine short-story
Books
Debating Life
John F. Kavanaugh
Although Gene Outka’s The Ethics of Human Stem Cell Research first appeared in the Kennedy Institute of Ethics Journal, it serves as the

Columns and Departments

The Word
Sin No More!
Dianne Bergant
Of Many Things
Of Many Things
George M. Anderson
Poem
Woman Favored Highly
Thomas Gibbs
Letters
Letters
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