From the Jan/Feb, 2014 issue of Touchstone
Catholic For Notre Dame reviewed by James Hitchcock

BOOK NOTICE

For Notre Dame
Battling for the Heart and Soul of a Catholic University

by Wilson D. Miscamble, C.S.C.
St. Augustine's Press, 2013
(232 pages, $17.00, paperback)

Soldiers, religious believers, and scholar-philosophers all have a uniquely paradoxical relationship to the virtue of courage. The first two are enjoined to give up their lives, if necessary, for their country or their faith. The third are rarely called upon to make the supreme sacrifice but are enjoined, as definitive of their vocation, to dedicate themselves entirely to the pursuit of truth, no matter how inconvenient that pursuit might be.. . .


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