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