The National Catholic Review

December 13, 2010

Vol. 203 No. 18Whole No. 4916 Download PDF

Editorials

Current Comment
O Holy Not; Don't Assassinate; Illegal Organ Trading
Markets and Politics
How can free-market capitalism be made less inimical to democracy?

Articles

On the Slope With Teilhard
Drew Christiansen

Lessons on spirit and matter

Teaching or Commanding?
Nicholas Lash

When bishops instruct the faithful

O Holy Night 2
The Editors

Readers share suggestions for keeping Christmas sacred

Books and Culture

Culture
Start Them Young
Maryann Cusimano Love

A roundup up children's books for the Christmas season

Art
Highly Favored One
Judith Dupre

How the story of a simple young woman from Nazareth has influenced the Christian imagination.

Film
Speak, Lord
Harry Forbes

"The King's Speech" is no musty historical drama