The National Catholic Review

September 24, 2001

Vol. 185 No. 8Whole No. 4540

Editorials

Terror Attack

Shock, denial, anger and depression swept the country on Sept. 11 as the nation watched thousands of civilians and military people viciously murdered by terrorists.

Articles

Practical Prayer
Julie A. Collins
Of Myths And Mermaids
Janet Clausen

Books and Culture

Books
Identity Crisis
Karen A. Barta
Books on Jesus continue to sell. In particuclar, books on Jesus as a historical person have attracted a wide readership.
Books
Heady Love
John B. Breslin
David Lodge holds a special place among British novelists.
Books
More Than Bible-Thumping
Anthony Egan, S.J.
With their eyes so set on heaven, Protestant Evangelicals either are unconcerned about such earthly matters as politics, or their vision

Columns and Departments

The Word
Time for a Vision Check
John R. Donahue
Columns
Courting the Catholic Vote
Thomas J. McCarthy
Of Many Things
Of Many Things
George M. Anderson
Letters
Letters
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