The National Catholic Review

September 15, 2003

Vol. 189 No. 7Whole No. 4621

Editorials

Failures

The lights went out at 4:11 p.m. on Aug. 14, along with the telephones, computers, television sets, air conditioning and all the other essentials of modern life that we take for granted. They are just there, dependable, and yet in truth it is we who are dependent.

Books and Culture

Books
Whither 65 Million?
Robert P. Imbelli

Cardinal Walter Kasper never tires of reminding his hearers that “crisis” entails both “peril” and “possibility.” It may lead to shipwrec

Books
The Greatest English Prose Ever Written
Tom O

Adam Nicolson must have thought one good masterpiece of English deserved another.

Columns and Departments

The Word
The Way of the Wise

Dianne Bergant

Columns
The Bitter and the Sweet

Valerie Schultz

Columns
Catholic Book Club

George M. Anderson

Of Many Things
Of Many Things

George M. Anderson

Letters
Letters

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