The National Catholic Review

November 29, 2004

Vol. 191 No. 17Whole No. 4672


The Family of Europe

The signing of the new European constitution in Rome on Oct. 29 was a bittersweet moment for Catholics on the continent.


The Values Vote
John F. Kavanaugh
A Life-Giving Choice
Timothy P. Muldoon
Legal Failure or Moral Success?
Antony Barone Kolenc
Needed: A New Spiritual Left
Rabbi Michael Lerner

Books and Culture

Preparing for the End Time
Jeffrey Gros
Religious forces in the Middle East and in the United States are complex.
Toward Higher Ground
Richard J. Hauser
View From the Altar is a must-read for all who are interested in understanding the causes of the scandal of sexual abuse by memb
Passionate Peacemaker
Wayne A. Holst
In the years between the death of Martin Luther King Jr. in 1968 and the end of the 20th century, the Rev. William Sloane Coffin Jr.

Columns and Departments

The Word
The Peaceable Kingdom
Dianne Bergant
The Word
Preserved Without Stain
Dianne Bergant
Faith in Focus
Faith Underground
Angelo Stagnaro
Of Many Things
Of Many Things
Drew Christiansen
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