The National Catholic Review

November 10, 2003

Vol. 189 No. 15Whole No. 4629


Low-Income Housing Crisis

Affordable housing for low-income families—seldom in the past few decades has this essential aspect of American life been harder to come by.


Immigrants and Inculturation
Deborah A. Organ

From 2003. Important steps for implementing an intercultural vision in parishes.

The Anglican Huge Crisis'
Michael Hirst

As the head of the Episcopal Church in the United States confirmed that the consecration of the world’s first openly gay bishop would go ahead as planned, the Archbishop of Canterbury has said a hu

Pilgrimage of Forgiveness
Charles M. Sennott

At the core of the Christian faith and important in many other faiths is a theme that has not received much attention even at this moment in our history, when religious struggle, the clash of civil

Books and Culture

Doctor to the Poor
Myles N. Sheehan
The take-home message from this review is similar to the line I wrote on my book reports in elementary school: I would recommend this boo
A New National Faith?
Carol K. Coburn
Preaching to huge crowds in the 18th century, the highly popular theologian Jonathan Edwards did not soften his rhetoric when it came tim
You Gotta Believe
Peter Heinegg
Maybe you don’t have to believe.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Papist?
Tom O
A professor I knew used to say Hamlet seems befuddled at times because he is a Renaissance man in a medieval world.
Halfway to Heaven
Lawrence S. Cunningham
Karl Rahner famously observed that the saints teach us that it is possible to live the Christian life in this particular way.
Right or Wrong?
John Langan
About 10 years ago, the U.S. circuit court Judge John T.

Columns and Departments

The Word
Traditional New Age Theology
Dianne Bergant
Faith in Focus
Growing Old Behind Bars
Jens Söring
Ellen Rufft
Of Many Things
Of Many Things
James Martin, SJ
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