The National Catholic Review

December 10, 2012

Vol. 207 No. 17Whole No. 4992 Download PDF


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Digging Deeper; Don't Call Me A Saint?; Occupy in Action
Syria’s Late Spring

According to the Syrian novelist Dima Wannous, the seed of Syria’s Arab Spring revolt was planted in Damascus in February 2011.


The Postwar Path
Timothy Wadkins
A new spirit is alive in El Salvador.
Back From the Margins
Margaret E. Crahan
The re-emergence of the Cuban Catholic Church
Facebook Apologetics
Brad Rothrock
Philosophical thinking for the new evangelization
After Ideology
Ivan J. Kauffman
What Catholics can contribute to the political debate

Books and Culture

Seeds of Victory
Herman R. Eberhardt
Certain dates in history have a powerful hold on the American imagination. When we think about World War II, we remember Dec.
Not About Redemption
Eileen Markey
Taking inspiration from Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn’s seminal One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich, Jens Soering has written an unb
Last Things First
Rita Ferrone
For the Jewish people, Peter Fink, S.J., once wrote, God is the one who “comes,” who “leads,” who “abides” and who “hides.” The early Chr
Shaky, Not Stirring
Jim McDermott
Daniel Craig explores Bond’s damaged soul in 'Skyfall'
Unbreakable Bond
Terrance W. Klein
Fifty years of 007

Columns and Departments

Right Relationship
Maryann Cusimano Love
Of Many Things
Of Many Things
Matt Malone, S.J.

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  Caring, Not Curing At All Costs
Daniel Callahan
A modest proposal for controlling health care costs