18.5—June 2005


A Pope Alive

by James Hitchcock

Papal Bullseye

by David Mills


As It Is Written...

Athaliah's Motives

by Patrick Henry Reardon

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Paper Tiber

How Pope John Paul’s Critics Would Tame the Church of Rome
by David Mills

Bodies of Evidence

The Real Meaning of Sex Is Right in Front of Our Eyes
by Frederica Mathewes-Green

Deadly Satire, Saving Grace

The Faith & Work of Evelyn Waugh
by James E. Person, Jr.

Soft Servants

Patriarchy, Marriage & the Future of Evangelical Christianity
by Russell D. Moore


The Pope Is Christian!
S. M. Hutchens on Disappointing Catholic Revisionists

Freedom's Fighters

Robert P. George on History’s Greatest Force for Liberty & Justice

Service Men
Robert Hart on Men Who Are Not Savages

Muddle America

Joseph M. Knippenberg on Why Red & Blue States Are Really Just a Purple Haze

Vatican Bible School

Francis J. Beckwith on What John Paul II Can Teach Evangelicals

Truth in Toronto

Graeme Hunter on Papal Principles That Undermine Canadian Values

book reviews

Primacy Time

The Primacy of the Bishop of Rome and the Ecumenical Dialogue
by Adriano Garuti, O.F.M.
by Adam A. J. Deville

Islands of Prayer

Solovki by Roy Robson,
Touching Heaven
by John Oliver
by Richard J. Mammana, Jr.


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