The National Catholic Review

April 17, 2006

Vol. 194 No. 14Whole No. 4730


Current Comment

Reality Check

The Promise of Resurrection

For Christians throughout the world the dawn of Easter morning marks the celebration of the triumph of life over death, as we affirm our faith in the resurrection of Jesus.


Beyond Morality
John F. Kavanaugh
From Calvary to Galilee
Roberto S. Goizueta
Dont Try This at Home
Gary M. Bretton-Granatoor
From Nothing Comes Everything
Robert Alison Foor

Books and Culture

How to/Not to Novelize Jesus
John B. Breslin
Writing a novel based on the Gospels is a tricky business, not only because the Gospels themselves are such special documents, but becaus
At the Brink of Disaster
Olga Bonfiglio
Some people would characterize the past five years of the Bush administration as inconceivably distasteful and disastrous.

Columns and Departments

The Word
The Easter Difference
Daniel J. Harrington
Faith in Focus
Emilie Griffin
Of Many Things
Of Many Things
Drew Christiansen
Sister Prudentia's Pilgrimage
Nancy G. Westerfield
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