The National Catholic Review

February 26, 2001

Vol. 184 No. 6Whole No. 4518


Heat Waves Ahead

‘From the beginning,” said Pope John Paul II at his weekly general audience on Jan.


Why Young Adults Need Ignatian Spirituality
Timothy P. Muldoon

A number of articles and books over the last few years have asked: What will the church look like in 20 years?

Our National Sins?
Robert F. Morneau

Back in the 17th century, the Anglican priest-poet George Herbert maintained that the national sin of his day was idleness.

Walking With Susie and Virginia
Virginia Sullivan Finn

From the beginning, it has been hard for me to understand. It’s odd. I have always been ferociously anti-guru. If I sense the slightest odor of charisma, I run for cover.

Books and Culture

Connecting With the Gospel Drama
Paul J. Fitzgerald
Following up on his well-received first book,
Three in One
Robert Durback
In June 1994, in an Italian restaurant in Baltimore, Michael Downey met with his friend and colleague, Catherine Mowry LaCugna, a profess
The Making of a Jesuit
Emilie Griffin
I have made quite a study of conversion stories, and (far from becoming jaded) I seem to find each one is a surprise.

Columns and Departments

The Word
Giving the Devil His Due
John R. Donahue
Faith in Focus
A Change of Heart
Lorraine V. Murray
The Family Business
Terry Golway
Of Many Things
Of Many Things
George M. Anderson
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