The National Catholic Review

November 18, 2002

Vol. 187 No. 16Whole No. 4589


Domestic Violence

When the bishops gather in Washington, D.C., for their annual November meeting, their agenda will include voting on a revised version of their 1992 pastoral letter, “When I Called for Help: A Pastoral Response to Domestic Violence Against Women.” Although the updated version makes use of new stat


Whose Name Is This?
Joseph A. Fitzmyer

Books and Culture

Husband, Wife, Christ
Lisa Sowle Cahill

Michael Lawler is the director of the Center for Marriage and Family at Creighton University in Omaha, Neb., and for the past 30 years ha

The Confrontational Approach
John Jay Hughes

From this evil-smelling spring of indifferentism flows the erroneous and absurd opinionor rather deliriumthat freedom of conscience must

Blessed Are You Among Women
Edwina Gateley

When I first saw prints from Louis Glanzman’s paintings of 12 women of the New Testament, something happened inside me.

Columns and Departments

The Word
Viva Cristo Rey!

John R. Donahue

Faith in Focus
I Remember Michael

George M. Anderson

Power and Vulnerability

Thomas J. McCarthy

Of Many Things
Of Many Things

John Predmore


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