The National Catholic Review

October 21, 2002

Vol. 187 No. 12Whole No. 4585


Senators, Judges and Ideologies

The delegates to the Philadelphia Convention of 1787 that drafted the U.S.


Theology's Sacred Obligation
Philip A. Cunningham

As members of the Christian Scholars group on Christian-Jewish Relations, we helped write a statement released in August, “A Sacred Obligation: Rethinking Christian Faith in Relation to Judaism and

Covenant and Mission
Avery Dulles

On Aug.

A New Chapter
Fred J. Naffziger

Could the gargantuan financial burdens from settling and losing the numerous sexual abuse cases force the Catholic Church in the United States into bankruptcy?

Transforming Love

I am a happily married Roman Catholic woman. Attendance at Mass and time spent in meditation are my daily sustenance.

Books and Culture

You Still Can't Get There From Here
Peter Heinegg
Right beneath the title, the jacket of The Whore’s Child displays a bare black cross; and we soon discover why.
An Gorta Mr': The Great Hunger
Tom Deignan
In recent years, several states have passed laws mandating that the Irish Famine of the 1840’s be taught in public schools, alongside Afr
Nancy Hawkins
The topic of suffering is never far from the lips of theologians or those who take seriously their relationship with their God.

Columns and Departments

The Word
Still Marching In
John R. Donahue
The Word
Back to Basics
John R. Donahue
Faith in Focus
A Mother's Divine Office
Deirdre Cornell
Of Many Things
Of Many Things
George M. Anderson
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