The National Catholic Review

February 5, 2001

Vol. 184 No. 3Whole No. 4515

Editorials

Still Hungry, Still Homeless

One might think that last year’s particularly strong economy would have led to a reduction in the number of requests for emergency food and shelter. In fact, however, the year 2000 actually saw a rise in both areas.

Articles

The Academic Mandatum
James J. Conn
True Solidarity
Peter-Hans Kolvenbach
The Costs of Commitment
John F. Kavanaugh

Books and Culture

Books
Multiplying Meaning
James L. Fredericks

John Thiel, who teaches at Fairfield University in Connecticut, has already published books on authority as well as the debate over found

Books
Covenant and Community
Nancy Hawkins

My initial exposure to the theology of Rosemary Radford Ruether took place as I studied for my master’s in theology.

Books
Vision, Skills, Action
Robert A. Krieg

Yves Congar observed in Tradition and Tradi

Film
Wily Brothers
Richard A. Blake

Sullivan’s Travels, the Preston Sturges movie from 1941, tells the story of John L.

Columns and Departments

The Word
Weal or Woe

John R. Donahue

Faith in Focus
Lifelines

Ted Furlow,

Of Many Things
Of Many Things

John W. Donohue

Poem
State of Refugees

Terry Savoie

Letters
Letters

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