The National Catholic Review

November 26, 2001

Vol. 185 No. 17Whole No. 4549

Editorials

How Goes the Coalition?

Thomas Friedman, a New York Times columnist, must have found Oct. 26 a gratifying day. That Friday morning his column, under the heading We Are All Alone, expressed sharp criticism of what Mr. Friedman considers to be footdragging by most members of the antiterrorist coalition.

Articles

Books and Culture

Books
She Knows, and Shows, the Way
Doris Donnelly

Prayer is not alien territory for women. They know the terrain well. Detours...bumps...

Books
To Have and to Hold
Tom O'Brien

There are two schools of American history.

Columns and Departments

The Word
Twenty-two Shopping Days Left

John R. Donahue

Faith in Focus
The Sun Is Coming

Rosemary Feerick

Columns
The Elephants' Tango

Lorraine V. Murray

Of Many Things
Of Many Things

David S. Toolan

Poem
Noon Prayer in November

Benedict Auer

Letters
Letters

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