The National Catholic Review

May 19, 2008

Vol. 198 No. 17Whole No. 4816 Download PDF

Editorials

Current Comment

Freedom for Christians

The Silent Tsunami

Gigantic waves—like those that surged across the Indian Ocean in 2005 taking countless lives—are now sweeping through the poorest nations of the world.

Articles

A Man of Independent Character
James T. Keane, Jim McDermott

John J. Wynne and the founding of America magazine

Jewish Views of Other Faiths
Gilbert S. Rosenthal

Books and Culture

Books
A Freedom Under Fire
Vincent D. Rougeau

Martha Nussbaum's 'Liberty of Conscience,' reviewed

Books
Always at His Side
George F. Giacomini, Jr.

This book is not what I expected.

Books
A Christian- Secular Nation
David J. OBrien

John DiIulio's 'Godly Republic,' reviewed

Columns and Departments

The Word
The Body of Christ

Daniel J. Harrington

Faith in Focus
The Future of the Church in America

Hilaire Belloc

Faith in Focus
Here Comes My Baby

Michael V. Tueth

Columns
Lord of the Dance

Margaret Silf

Of Many Things
Of Many Things

Drew Christiansen

Poem
Book Keepers

John Nixon, Jr.

Letters
Letters