The National Catholic Review

July 1, 2002

Vol. 187 No. 1Whole No. 4574


Returning From Dallas

The charter approved by the bishops at their spring meeting in Dallas on June 13-15 provides for zero tolerance: No priest who has abused a minor in the past, present or future will be allowed to act as a priest againno public Masses, no working in parishes or any other priestly ministry and no w


Vocation Education
James VanOosting

Books and Culture

They Tell the Story
Nancy Hawkins

Over the years, many theological texts have brought fresh insights to the well- known story of the sisters from Bethany named Mary and Ma

Dramatic Dominican
Michael V. Tueth

In the course of 50 years in and out of the theatrical spotlight, Vincent Harke, the Dominican priest who founded the renowned Department

Nothing More Than a Feeling
Ron Hansen

In his 40th year, Chris Offutt took his wife and two sons home to the hills of eastern Kentucky so he could teach creative writing at Mor

Columns and Departments

The Word
After the Parade

John R. Donahue

The Word
Down on the Farm

John R. Donahue

Faith in Focus
God in the Tangled Sheets

Valerie Schultz

The Ghost Walks

Terry Golway

Of Many Things
Of Many Things

John W. Donohue


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