The National Catholic Review

March 5, 2001

Vol. 184 No. 7Whole No. 4519


Saying No to Israel

President George W. Bush came to office promising to keep his distance from the Israeli-Palestinian conflict in which his predecessor, Bill Clinton, was so visibly engaged. So far, the administration has kept this promise and focused on the region as a whole.


Reason, Faith and Theology
James Martin, SJ
From Genome to Galaxy
John F. Kavanaugh
A Harvest of Justice
Genevieve Cassani

Books and Culture

A Prophetic Vocation
Marie Anne Mayeski

Sandra Schneiders’ new book on religious life in the Catholic community is a veritable buffet feast of data, reflection, analysis and opi

Playing by Its Rule
Peter R. Beckman

What to do about China?

Two Millennia of Catholic-Jewish Relations
Eugene J. Fisher

At this writing, I have read five reviews of Carroll’s book and participated in a daylong conference at Brandeis occasioned by its public

Columns and Departments

The Word
A View From the Mountain Top

John R. Donahue

Faith in Focus
Lessons Learned

Patrick J. Malone

Of Many Things
Of Many Things

David S. Toolan


Our readers