The National Catholic Review

March 5, 2007

Vol. 196 No. 8Whole No. 4765


Current Comment
Possibilities of DiplomacyFor some observers who take a dim view of the Bush administration’s foreign policy record, the most encouraging aspect of the recent agreement reached with North Korea concerning its nuclear program was the negative reaction of John R. Bolton, the ham-handed former U.S.
Homelessness: A Solvable Problem
"The shelters are full, transitional housing is very limited, and [so is] permanent housing that is affordable on local transportation routes. Such, according to the U.S. Conference of Mayors’ recent survey of homelessness in 23 cities, is the bleak situation in Charleston, S.C.

Books and Culture

The Bible in the Past, Present and Future
Daniel J. Harrington

The books discussed in this article illustrate how Jews and Christians have repeatedly gone back to the Bible to shape their present and

Columns and Departments

The Word
Our Patient and Demanding God

Daniel J. Harrington

Faith in Focus
God in Machines

Aileen A. O

Faith in Focus
May the Angels Welcome You

Marie Therese Ruthmann

Cures for the Poor

Maryann Cusimano Love

Of Many Things
Of Many Things

Drew Christiansen