The National Catholic Review

January 21, 2002

Vol. 186 No. 2Whole No. 4555

Editorials

Pilgrim Steps

Goals and outcomes are two favorite words of managers and planners, right up there with projections, delivery dates and customer satisfaction.

Articles

Last Words
John F. Kavanaugh

The first lines of the famous poem by John Donne seemed to haunt me as I read the final testaments—one of them even recorded on voice mail—of men about to die at the World Trade Center or in the sk

America and Ireland After Sept. 11
John Hayes

I boarded an airplane for the first time in my life in 1965. I left Dublin, where I had studied for three years, and flew to Chicago.

The Child Soldiers of Gusco
Donald H. Dunson

Spend one afternoon at Gusco camp, and I promise you it will be impossible ever again to take for granted the joys of your childhood.

Books and Culture

Books
Master Blend
John B. Breslin
By any estimate the Polish poet Czeslaw Milosz must be reckoned among the most important writers of the 20th century.
Books
Catholic Demise in Devonshire
Albert J. Loomie
Eamon Duffy, president of Magdalene College, Cambridge, and Reader in Church History at the university, is widely known for his award-win

Columns and Departments

The Word
Keynoting Discipleship II
John R. Donahue
The Word
Keynoting Discipleship I
John R. Donahue
Faith in Focus
Trying to Do Justice
Gretchen Gundrum
Of Many Things
Of Many Things
James Martin, SJ
Letters
Letters
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