The National Catholic Review

September 22, 2008

Vol. 199 No. 8Whole No. 4827 Download PDF


Current Comment
Honor Killings in Pakistan, Downward Spiral in Zimbabwe
Persecution in Orissa
Is Gandhi's dream of religious amity imperiled?


King David's Legacy
Mark Stricherz
Barack Obama's debt to a Catholic boss
Gaza's Children
Donald J. Moore
The innocent victims of wartime violence
The Apostolate of the Pen
Jacques Maritain
From May 24, 1952
The Future of A Multicultural Church
George M. Anderson
Allan Figueroa Deck on ethnic ministry
The Coming Crisis
J. Daniel Dymski
How will priests fund their retirement?

Books and Culture

'Life Right Now!'
Joseph Gerics
Bruce Springsteen's music touches on the the edge of religious imagery. But will it ever evolve?
For the Common Good?
John A. Coleman
Stephen Tipton's 'Public Pulpits,' reviewed
The Dangers of Exceptionalism
Claire Schaeffer-Duffy
The French writer Guy Sorman has taught economics, served in public office, traveled widely and authored numerous books on contemporary a
The Wisdom the World Needs
Peter C. Phan
What Gandhi and Jesus can teach us
An Alternative Theology
Lawrence S. Cunningham
Aviad Kleinberg, a professor of history at Tel Aviv University, belongs to that not inconsiderable number of contemporary historians who

Columns and Departments

The Word
It's Never Too Late
Daniel J. Harrington
Faith in Focus
Anne Strachan
Faith in Focus
Forgiving God
William J. O'Malley
Dear Senator McCain
John F. Kavanaugh
Of Many Things
Of Many Things
Jeff Johnson
La Migra
Michael McMahon