The National Catholic Review

October 21, 2000

Vol. 183 No. 12Whole No. 4503


O Jerusalem!

We all saw the newspaper photos, and some of us caught it live on television: a father desperately calling out The child! The child! and the terrified 12-year-old Muhammed al-Durrah dying on the spot. That is not the only thing that has died in Gaza and Nablus and Jerusalem.


Amazing Growth
Wilton Gregory
The Papacy for an Ecumenical Age
Ladislas Orsy

A Response to Avery Dulles

Refugees in East Africa
George M. Anderson

An Interview With John Guiney

Where's the Debate?
John F. Kavanaugh

What good is a conscience, if it is not informed?

Books and Culture

The Native American Catholic
Raymond A. Bucko

In the late 19th century and well into the 20th, the Oblates and, later, Jesuit and other missionaries used an illustrated scroll to cate

Clayton Sinyai

The authors of America’s Forgotten Majority: Why the White Working Class Still Matters have set out to attack the conventional wis

Rootin' Tootin' Highfalutin' Lies
Peter Heinegg

Since the last of William F. Cody’s Wild West Shows was put on in 1916, scarcely anyone alive today can still remember them.

Columns and Departments

The Word
Seeing the Light

John R. Donahue

The Word
What, Me a Saint?

John R. Donahue

Faith in Focus
Cat Fights

Valerie Schultz

Of Many Things
Of Many Things

John W. Donohue

Plane Crash

Steve Wilson


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