Letter to the Editor: September 1999
Catholic Ad Policy?... Defensive War vs. Total War... "John Paul the Great"? Not Quite... Reverence to a Fault... Spiritual Body...READ ARTICLE
New Oxford Notes: September 1999
Zorro & Bathsheba... The Lady & the Fox... A Bunch of Self-Promoters?... Cardinal InsubordinationREAD ARTICLE
The Cartoon Saga of Unholy Moses
The Prince of Egypt is based on the story of the Book of Exodus — but there are many important differences between the two.READ ARTICLE
Can We Revitalize Catholic Higher Education?
Perhaps it is unrealistic to think of supporting scores of Catholic colleges in our secular society. Perhaps 10 to 15 is more realistic.READ ARTICLE
Father in Heaven & Fathers on Earth
The authority exercised by the priest is derived from the risen and divine Christ who invisibly gives him his mission through a visible sacrament.READ ARTICLE
The Religion of the Marketplace
This Faith has three basic dogmas: the primacy of desire, the creative energy of competition, and “nonjudgmentalism.”READ ARTICLE
"Jesus is God": Can That Statement Be True for Me but False for You?
Young people are hungry for a faith that makes sense and — although they might deny this — for a faith that makes demands of them.READ ARTICLE
I now receive Communion in my hand, after wanting to switch from receiving on the tongue for many years, for several reasons.READ ARTICLE
Briefly: September 1999
Reviews of Thomas Aquinas: Theologian... The Dying of the Light: The Disengagement of Colleges and Universities From Their Christian Churches... Human Dignity and Contemporary Liberalism... Jesus in the Image of God: A Challenge to Christlikeness...READ ARTICLE
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- Karl Keating