editorials

Abortion & Surgery


by Patrick Henry Reardon


The Mystery of Evil


by James Hitchcock



report

Race Card Players

US Mainline Churches Flock to Conference on Racism
by Mark Tooley


columns

As It Is Written...

Rahab & the Spies

by Patrick Henry Reardon


Practical Christianity

Not Caesar?s Icon

by Thomas S. Buchanan



15.1—January/February 2002

features

The Lord & Lady of the Rings

The Hidden Presence of Tolkien's Catholicism in The Lord of the Rings
by Stratford Caldecott


The Writer of Our Story

Divine Providence in The Lord of the Rings
by David Mills


The Heroes of Middle-Earth

J. R. R. Tolkien & the Marks of Christian Heroism
by Leon J. Podles


The Distant Mirror of Middle-Earth

The Sacramental Vision of J. R. R. Tolkien
by C. N. Sue Abromaitis


Rings of Love

J. R. R. Tolkien & the Four Loves
by Dale Nelson


Tolkien & the New Art

Visual Sources for The Lord of the Rings
by Mary Elizabeth Podles


views

Loving Babies As They Come

Louis R. Tarsitano on God?s Providence & Procreation

Lies, Damned Lies & Statistics

Roberto Rivera on the Truth About Loving Our Kids

What Little Girls Teach About Being

Rick Barnett on the Corruption of Words

Confused by Terror

Mark Tooley on Liberal Theology & September 11

book reviews

God?s Word in Color

The Mystical Language of Icons
by Solrunn Nes
by Addison H. Hart


Reading Tolkien

Tolkien: A Celebration
edited by Joseph Pearce
by David Mills


departments

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