The National Catholic Review

September 17, 2001

Vol. 185 No. 7Whole No. 4539


A Voice Against the Flames
Robert W. Snyder
Stem Cell Challenges
John F. Kavanaugh

Books and Culture

Agnes and Beyond
John J. Savant

The more particular the focus, goes one literary axiom, the more universal its resonance.

Answering the Call
Robert Durback

The Jesuit John Dear once asked God for a sign. Not only did he ask for a sign, he gave God a timetable: right now.

Justice Demands It
John Langan

One of the more interesting and paradoxical characters in the debate over capital punishment is the person on the political right who att

Columns and Departments

The Word
Balancing the Books

John R. Donahue

Faith in Focus
A Hospital Sabbath

Clare Guzzo Robert

Of Many Things
Of Many Things

George M. Anderson

The Soft Allegorical Woods

Chris Anderson


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