July 15, 2000

Vol. 183 No. 2Whole No. 4493

Editorials

Not the Last Word

The U.S. Supreme Court Justices left their fellow citizens plenty to think about when they adjourned last month amid a crescendo of significant decisions.

Articles

The Papacy for a Global Church
Avery Dulles

The contemporary world situation demands a successor of Peter who, with divine assistance, can teach and direct the entire people of God.

Was There Ever Any Real Choice?
James O. Clifford, Sr.

The nation had little choicepun intendedwhen it came to the abortion controversy. I say this after 40 years as a reporter who entered the business with pride and left it feeling ashamed.

Place at the Banquet Table
John F. Kavanaugh

When Ralph Nader won the Green Party’s nomination for president, The Saint Louis Post Dispatch gave the event 12 inches on the second page.

Books and Culture

Books
Modernity vs. Fundamentalism
John A. Saliba
It could be argued that fundamentalism is a serious contemporary problem that affects all aspects of society and will likely influence al
Books
Religion Goes Public
John A. Coleman
Wags in the divinity school at the University of Chicago used to love retelling the joke about someone who tries to call Professor Martin
Books
Cosmocrats and Capital Markets
Victor Ferkiss
The debate over globalization is heating up, not only in the streets of Seattle and Washington, D.C., and the halls of Congress but among
Film
Shrinking Fast
Richard A. Blake
Dr. Sanford Cinematz, F.A.P.A., P.C.: Dreams. Yes, yes, your dream.
Television
The Year in TV
James Martin, SJ
One of the givens about religious life is that after spending so much time in studies, and with so many friends working in schools, the y

Columns and Departments

The Word
Shepherds Needed
John R. Donahue
The Word
Good Food and Great Leftovers
John R. Donahue
Faith in Focus
Feeding His Sheep
Lorraine V. Murray
Of Many Things
Of Many Things
George M. Anderson
Poem
Resurrection
Larry Janowski
Letters
Letters
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