12.6—November/December 1999


“Diminish Not a Word”

by Louis R. Tarsitano

A Noble Company of Martyrs

by S. M. Hutchens


Practical Christianity
Virgin Soldiers
by Thomas S. Buchanan

Backyard Apologetics
An Interview with Charles Colson

Norwegian Woes
by William J. Tighe

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Atheism & Argument

The Attraction & Poverty of Disbelief
by Graeme Hunter

Imaginative Orthodoxy

The Art of Telling the Christian Story
by David Mills

The Fairy-Tale God

Truth & Deceit in Children’s Fiction
by S. M. Hutchens


Whatever Happened to Sleeping Around?
Richard Kew on Youth & Traditionalism

A Kindly Heresy
Louis R. Tarsitano on Niceness

book reviews

Blinded by Ambition?
Blinded by Might
by Cal Thomas and
Ed Dobson
A review by James Hitchcock

A Wall of Containment?
The American Myth
of Religious Freedom
by Kenneth R. Craycraft, Jr.
A review by Gerald J. Russello

A Few More Good Men
For Men Only:
Strategies for Living Catholic
by Mitch Finley
A review by Philip F. Kelly, Jr.

Covering the Vatican
History of Vatican II
edited by Giuseppe Alberigo
Milestones: Memoirs 1927?1977
by Joseph Cardinal Ratzinger
A review by Patrick Henry Reardon


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