The National Catholic Review

March 3, 2003

Vol. 188 No. 7Whole No. 4601


AIDS Victims in Africa

The welcome surprise in President Bush’s State of the Union address was his proposal for an Emergency Plan for Aids Relief.


An Exchange of Gifts
Drew Christiansen
The Sacred Heart of Jesus
Christopher J. Ruddy

Contemporary Catholics on Traditional Devotions

The Rosary
Sally Cunneen

Contemporary Catholics on Traditional Devotions

Holy Water
Ann Wroe

Contemporary Catholics on Traditional Devotions

Books and Culture

A Gospel for Living
Emilie Griffin

Brennan Manning describes himself as a vagabond evangelist.

A Universal Call
Doris Donnelly

John Haughey’s métier is giving new life to moribund theological terms or those worn threadbare by overuse.

Our Earliest Feminists?
Carol K. Coburn

After completing a story on the Catholic nuns’ pension fund in 1986, and being intrigued by the lives and contributions of American Catho

Columns and Departments

The Word
Take Your Places, Please!

Dianne Bergant

Faith in Focus
Sweet' Sacramental Moments

Lorraine V. Murray

Faith in Focus
The Marriage Promise

Ted Furlow

Equal, or Fair?

Ellen Rufft

Of Many Things
Of Many Things

George M. Anderson


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