The National Catholic Review

November 12, 2007

Vol. 197 No. 15Whole No. 4793 Download PDF


Current Comment
Conscience and Information

Two newspapers in Malaysia were recently closed down for specified periods as a punitive measure after their editors published controversial cartoons.

Thanking Our Soldiers
We must honor our soldiers before, during and after their service.


A Heartbreaking Year
Charles M. Sennott
A New England regiment comes home.
Seizing the Imagination
Jim McDermott
Three Jesuits who knew Pedro Arrupe well remember him.
Love Will Decide Everything
Kevin F. Burke
Pedro Arrupe recovered the Ignatian 'mysticism of open eyes.'

Books and Culture

A Friend of God
William A. Barry
Come Be My Light: The Private Writings of the Saint of Calcutta (Doubleday, $22.95) is a disturbing book, one that has
Whence Comes Censorship?
Gene Roman
Just after the terrorist attacks on the United States on Sept.
Broken Alliance
Michael J. Kerlin
Rémi Brague has had two previous books translated into English.

Columns and Departments

The Word
Perseverance and Holiness
Daniel J. Harrington
Faith in Focus
A Doubter Gives Lessons in Faith
Gerald M. Fagin
Faith in Focus
Visiting the Age of Rembrandt
Leo J. ODonovan
High Taxes, Empty Desks
Terry Golway
Of Many Things
Of Many Things
Maurice Timothy Reidy