The National Catholic Review

January 29, 2000

Vol. 182 No. 3Whole No. 4473

Editorials

Homeless and Hungry

How can it be that in this time of unprecedented prosperity for many in the United States, between 600,000 and 700,000 Americans are homeless on any given night? And that requests for both emergency shelter and food are on the increase around the country?

Articles

Books and Culture

Books
Moving With the Spirit
Joan Chittister

Some books merit reading because they explain the past unusually well.

Books
One Body, Many Activities
Paul J. Fitzgerald

Sixteen years after the well received first edition of this book appeared, Thomas F. O’Meara, O.P. (the William K.

Columns and Departments

The Word
Compassionate in Word and Deed

John R. Donahue

Columns
American Sport

Thomas J. McCarthy

Of Many Things
Of Many Things

Dennis M. Linehan

Poem
Deer at the Garden

Robert Pack

Letters
Letters

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