15.4—May 2002


In Praise of the Good Pastor

by S. M. Hutchens


The Leading Edge
Not Just in Kansas Anymore
by Phillip E. Johnson

The Matter At Hand
Flying High at Trinity
by Leon J. Podles

As It Is Written...
The Tragedy of Jephthah
by Patrick Henry Reardon

Practical Christianity
The Cosmic Cemetery
by Thomas S. Buchanan

The Engulfed Cathedral
The Latest from Sweden’s Avant-Garde Church
by William J. Tighe

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Becoming Aeneas, Becoming Paul

Hell & Dante’s Education in Love
by Peter J. Leithart

Taming the Tempest

The Meaning of Classical Education
by Graeme Hunter


Not Praying Jabez
J. Daryl Charles on a Little Book with a Big Problem

Praying with Jesus
James M. Kushiner on Jabez & the Lord’s Prayer

Nipping Felons in the Bud
David P. Mortimer on Abortion & Crime Reduction

Outside Darwin’s Box

W. Clayton Brumby on Surviving Obsolete Science

book reviews

Christ with Us
The Spirit of the Liturgy
by Joseph Cardinal Ratzinger
A review by Robert Hart

True Sons of St. Benedict
Words of Life
by Dom Columba Marmion
Custody of the Heart
edited by William P. Hyland
A review by Addison H. Hart

Lighten Up!
On the Unseriousness
of Human Affairs
by James V. Schall
A review by Eric Scheske


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