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                  1. [+]
                    January 1996 Issue = 37 Articles
                    1. Correspondence, pp. 2-6
                    2. Starting Over by James Nuechterlein, p. 7
                    3. Poetry by Jeanne Murray Walker, p. 8
                    4. Hard to Remember by John Rodden, pp. 9-10
                    5. Swearing to Life by Joseph Stanton, E. Joanne Angelo, and Marianne Rea-Luthin, ..., pp. 11-13
                    6. Berlin Again and Again by Peter L. Berger, pp. 14-15
                    7. A Call to Counterrevolution by Gertrude Himmelfarb, pp. 16-19
                    8. Eleven Theses by Richard John Neuhaus, pp. 20-21
                    9. Poetry by Bridget Ellen Muller, p. 22
                    10. The Abortion Cocktail by Bernard N. Nathanson, pp. 23-25
                    11. Poetry by Daniel James Sundahl, p. 26
                    12. To Be a Prophet for the People by Jonathan Sacks, pp. 27-29
                    13. What Happened at Beijing by Mary Ann Glendon, pp. 30-36
                    14. Post-Communism and its Discontents by Tomas Halik, pp. 37-39
                    15. [+]
                      Islam Partially Perceived by Bernard Lewis, pp. 40-43 - 1 Review
                      1. The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern Islamic World by John L. Esposito
                    16. Poetry by Steven Lautermilch, p. 44
                    17. [+]
                      The Marrying Kind by Elizabeth Kristol, pp. 45-46 - 1 Review
                      1. Virtually Normal by Andrew Sullivan
                    18. [+]
                      The Gathered Community by Nancy T. Ammerman, pp. 47-49 - 1 Review
                      1. American Congregations by James P. Wind and James W. Lewis
                    19. [+]
                      Beyond Pluralism by Paul J. Griffiths, pp. 50-51 - 1 Review
                      1. Salvations by S. Mark Heim
                    20. [+]
                      The Limits of Pragmatism by Phillip E. Johnson, pp. 52-53 - 1 Review
                      1. Overcoming Law by Richard A. Posner
                    21. [+]
                      Belonging by Gilbert Meilaender, pp. 54-56 - 1 Review
                      1. Theorizing Citizenship by Ronald Beiner
                    22. [+]
                      Feeling Good by Daniel N. Robinson, pp. 57-59 - 1 Review
                      1. Responsibility and the Moral Sentiments by R. Jay Wallace
                    23. [+]
                      Briefly Noted (14 Reviews)
                      1. [+]
                        Review In and Out of the Mind, by Ruth Padel by Drew E. Griffin, pp. 60-61 - 2 Reviews
                        1. In and Out of the Mind by Ruth Padel
                        2. Whom Gods Destroy by Ruth Padel
                      2. [+]
                        Review The Poets' Book of Psalms, by Laurance Wieder by Bryan Crockett, p. 62 - 1 Review
                        1. The Poets' Book of Psalms by Laurance Wieder
                      3. [+]
                        Review Church and State in the Modern Age, by J.F. Ma..., p. 62 - 1 Review
                        1. Church and State in the Modern Age by J.F. Maclear
                      4. [+]
                        Review Gideon's Torch, by Charles Colson, pp. 62-63 - 1 Review
                        1. Gideon's Torch by Charles Colson
                      5. [+]
                        Review The Recollected Heart, by Philip Zaleski, p. 64 - 1 Review
                        1. The Recollected Heart by Philip Zaleski
                      6. [+]
                        Review Educational Freedom in Eastern Europe, by Char..., p. 64 - 1 Review
                        1. Educational Freedom in Eastern Europe by Charles L. Glenn
                      7. [+]
                        Review The Modern Catholic Novel in Europe, by Theodo..., p. 64 - 1 Review
                        1. The Modern Catholic Novel in Europe by Theodore P. Fraser
                      8. [+]
                        Review The Trivialization of God, by Donald W. McCull..., p. 64 - 1 Review
                        1. The Trivialization of God by Donald W. McCullough
                      9. [+]
                        Review All You Who Labor, by Stefan Cardinal Wyszynski, p. 64 - 1 Review
                        1. All You Who Labor by Stefan Cardinal Wyszynski
                      10. [+]
                        Review A Faith for All Seasons, by Ted M. Dorman, p. 64 - 1 Review
                        1. A Faith for All Seasons by Ted M. Dorman
                      11. [+]
                        Review Is Jesus a Republican or a Democrat?, by Tony ..., p. 64 - 1 Review
                        1. Is Jesus a Republican or a Democrat? by Tony Campolo
                      12. [+]
                        Review Reinvesting in America, by Robin Garr, p. 64 - 1 Review
                        1. Reinvesting in America by Robin Garr
                      13. [+]
                        Review The Mad Among Us, by Gerald N. Grob, p. 65 - 1 Review
                        1. The Mad Among Us by Gerald N. Grob
                      14. [+]
                        Review The Catholic Philanthropic Tradition in Americ..., p. 65 - 1 Review
                        1. The Catholic Philanthropic Tradition in America by Mary J. Oates
                    24. John Paul II in New York, etc. by Richard John Neuhaus, pp. 66-82
                  2. [+]
                    February 1996 Issue = 44 Articles
                    1. Correspondence, pp. 2-6
                    2. Truths and Untruths About the Catholic Alliance, pp. 7-8
                    3. Poetry by Michael R. Jones, p. 9
                    4. Lost in the Movies by James Nuechterlein, p. 10
                    5. Poetry by Marjorie Maddox, p. 11
                    6. Form Over Matter by David R. Carlin, p. 12
                    7. The Uses of Clerical Scandal by Philip Jenkins, pp. 13-15
                    8. The 1934 Million Man March by Peter L. Berger, p. 16
                    9. Poetry by R.S. Dietrich, p. 17
                    10. Why We Can't All Just Get Along by Stanley Fish, pp. 18-26
                    11. Why We Can Get Along by Richard John Neuhaus, pp. 27-34
                    12. A Reply to Richard John Neuhaus by Stanley Fish, pp. 35-40
                    13. Facing Up to Infanticide by J. Bottum, pp. 41-44
                    14. Law of Moses, Law of Nature by David Novak, pp. 45-49
                    15. The Last Temptation Reconsidered by Carol Iannone, pp. 50-53
                    16. Poetry by Marjorie Maddox, pp. 54-55
                    17. [+]
                      Instructing the Laity by Hilton Kramer, pp. 56-58 - 1 Review
                      1. The Scandal of Pleasure by Wendy Steiner
                    18. [+]
                      An Illiberal Democrat by Gary Rosen, pp. 59-61 - 1 Review
                      1. Jihad vs. McWorld by Benjamin Barber
                    19. [+]
                      Naturalism on Trial by Nancy R. Pearcey, pp. 62-64 - 1 Review
                      1. Reason in the Balance by Phillip E. Johnson
                    20. [+]
                      The Domesticated Nietzsche by Werner J. Dannhauser, pp. 65-67 - 1 Review
                      1. Nietzsche: The Ethics of an Immoralist by Peter Berkowitz
                    21. [+]
                      Roundup of Books on Waco by Dean M. Kelley, pp. 68-69 - 4 Reviews
                      1. Davidian Massacre by Carol Moore
                      2. The Ashes of Waco by Dick J. Reavis
                      3. Why Waco? by James D. Tabor and Eugene V. Gallagher
                      4. Armageddon in Waco by Stuart A. Wright
                    22. [+]
                      Briefly Noted (21 Reviews)
                      1. [+]
                        Review The Benedictional of Aethelwold, by Robert Des... by Jeanne Nuechterlein, p. 70 - 1 Review
                        1. The Benedictional of Aethelwold by Robert Deshman
                      2. [+]
                        Review Science and the Founding Fathers, by I. Bernar... by Brian H. Hook, p. 70 - 1 Review
                        1. Science and the Founding Fathers by I. Bernard Cohen
                      3. [+]
                        Review Essays in Theology of Culture, by Robert W. Je..., p. 70 - 1 Review
                        1. Essays in Theology of Culture by Robert W. Jenson
                      4. [+]
                        Review God Owes Us Nothing, by Leszek Kolakowski, p. 70 - 1 Review
                        1. God Owes Us Nothing by Leszek Kolakowski
                      5. [+]
                        Review The Elephants Teach, by D.G. Myers, p. 71 - 1 Review
                        1. The Elephants Teach by D.G. Myers
                      6. [+]
                        Review The Bible, the Church, and Authority, by Josep..., p. 71 - 1 Review
                        1. The Bible, the Church, and Authority by Joseph T. Lienhard
                      7. [+]
                        Review Dehumanizing the Vulnerable, by William Brennan, p. 71 - 1 Review
                        1. Dehumanizing the Vulnerable by William Brennan
                      8. [+]
                        Review The Sign of the Cross, by Colm Toibin, p. 71 - 1 Review
                        1. The Sign of the Cross by Colm Toibin
                      9. [+]
                        Review The Decalogue and a Human Future, by Paul L. L..., p. 71 - 1 Review
                        1. The Decalogue and a Human Future by Paul L. Lehmann
                      10. [+]
                        Review The Godless Constitution, by Isaac Kramnick an..., p. 71 - 1 Review
                        1. The Godless Constitution by Isaac Kramnick and R. Laurence Moore
                      11. [+]
                        Review Works of Love, by Soren Kierkegaard, Howard V...., p. 71 - 1 Review
                        1. Works of Love by Soren Kierkegaard, Howard V. Hong, and Edna H. Hong, ...
                      12. [+]
                        Review American Lives: Cultural Differences, Individu..., p. 72 - 1 Review
                        1. American Lives: Cultural Differences, Individual Distinction by Amy A. Kass
                      13. [+]
                        Review Fighting for Liberty and Virtue, by Marvin Olasky, p. 72 - 1 Review
                        1. Fighting for Liberty and Virtue by Marvin Olasky
                      14. [+]
                        Review Deity and Domination, by David Nicholls, p. 72 - 1 Review
                        1. Deity and Domination by David Nicholls
                      15. [+]
                        Review Spiritual Pilgrimage, by John Paul II, Eugene ..., p. 72 - 1 Review
                        1. Spiritual Pilgrimage by John Paul II, Eugene J. Fisher, and Leon Klenicki, ...
                      16. [+]
                        Review Unashamed Anglicanism, by Stephen Sykes, p. 72 - 1 Review
                        1. Unashamed Anglicanism by Stephen Sykes
                      17. [+]
                        Review The Luck Business, by Robert Goodman, p. 72 - 1 Review
                        1. The Luck Business by Robert Goodman
                      18. [+]
                        Review Christology, by Gerald O'Collins, p. 72 - 1 Review
                        1. Christology by Gerald O'Collins
                      19. [+]
                        Review From Death to Life, by Christoph Schonborn, p. 73 - 1 Review
                        1. From Death to Life by Christoph Schonborn
                      20. [+]
                        Review Religion and Politics in America, by Robert Bo..., p. 73 - 1 Review
                        1. Religion and Politics in America by Robert Booth Fowler, Allen D. Hertzke, and Laura R. Olson, ...
                      21. [+]
                        Review The HarperCollins Dictionary of Religion, by J..., p. 73 - 1 Review
                        1. The HarperCollins Dictionary of Religion by Jonathan Z. Smith
                    23. Brain Music by Jendi Reiter, p. 73
                    24. Counting by Race, etc. by Richard John Neuhaus, pp. 74-90
                  3. [+]
                    March 1996 Issue = 36 Articles
                    1. Correspondence, pp. 2-7
                    2. Welfare, pp. 8-10
                    3. Idols of the Century by James Nuechterlein, pp. 11-12
                    4. Faithful for Life by Ishmael Law, pp. 13-14
                    5. To Murmur Name Upon Name by Charles M. Gray, pp. 15-17
                    6. At Stake in the Enlightenment by Peter L. Berger, pp. 18-19
                    7. The Problem With Liberalism by J. Budziszewski, pp. 20-26
                    8. Evangelizing Theology by Avery Dulles, pp. 27-32
                    9. Medicalizing Abortion Decisions by Thomas Murphy Goodwin, pp. 33-36
                    10. The Catholic Luther by David S. Yeago, pp. 37-41
                    11. [+]
                      Girard Among the Girardians by J. Bottum, pp. 42-45 - 4 Reviews
                      1. Violence Unveiled by Gil Bailie
                      2. The Sacred Game by Cesareo Bandera
                      3. The Gospel and the Sacred by Robert G. Hamerton-Kelly
                      4. Bible, Violence, and the Sacred by James G. Williams
                    12. [+]
                      Rescuing Feminism from the Feminists by Mary Ann Glendon, pp. 46-47 - 1 Review
                      1. Feminism Is Not the Story of My Life by Elizabeth Fox-Genovese
                    13. [+]
                      The Circus of Death by Phillip E. Johnson, p. 48 - 1 Review
                      1. The Gravest Show on Earth by Elinor Burkett
                    14. [+]
                      The Extraordinary and the Quotidian by Robert W. Jenson, pp. 49-51 - 1 Review
                      1. The Ordinary Transformed by R.R. Reno
                    15. [+]
                      New Paradigms for Old by John S. Gardner, pp. 52-53 - 1 Review
                      1. What Comes Next by James P. Pinkerton
                    16. [+]
                      Tocqueville's Mirror by Brian C. Anderson, pp. 54-55 - 1 Review
                      1. Tocqueville and the Nature of Democracy by Pierre Manent
                    17. [+]
                      Briefly Noted (19 Reviews)
                      1. [+]
                        Review Hannah Arendt/Martin Heidegger, by Elzbieta Et... by Jean Bethke Elshtain, p. 56 - 1 Review
                        1. Hannah Arendt/Martin Heidegger by Elzbieta Ettinger
                      2. [+]
                        Review Zen Spirit, Christian Spirit, by Robert E. Ken... by Paul J. Griffiths, p. 56 - 1 Review
                        1. Zen Spirit, Christian Spirit by Robert E. Kennedy
                      3. [+]
                        Review A World Religions Reader, by Ian S. Markham, p. 56 - 1 Review
                        1. A World Religions Reader by Ian S. Markham
                      4. [+]
                        Review Unsecular Media, by Mark Silk, p. 56 - 1 Review
                        1. Unsecular Media by Mark Silk
                      5. [+]
                        Review John Hume, Peacemaker, by George Drower, p. 57 - 1 Review
                        1. John Hume, Peacemaker by George Drower
                      6. [+]
                        2 Reviews Thomas More, by Gerard B. Wegemer, p. 57 - 2 Reviews
                        1. Thomas More by Gerard B. Wegemer
                        2. English Prayers and Treatise on the Holy Eucharist by Sir Thomas More by Philip E. Hallett and Thomas More
                      7. [+]
                        Review Saying Goodbye to Daniel, by Juliet Cassuto Ro..., p. 57 - 1 Review
                        1. Saying Goodbye to Daniel by Juliet Cassuto Rothman
                      8. [+]
                        Review Changing Witness, by Michael Warner, p. 57 - 1 Review
                        1. Changing Witness by Michael Warner
                      9. [+]
                        Review Saints and Schemers, by Joan Estruch, p. 58 - 1 Review
                        1. Saints and Schemers by Joan Estruch
                      10. [+]
                        Review A Short History of American Catholicism, by Ma..., p. 58 - 1 Review
                        1. A Short History of American Catholicism by Martin E. Marty
                      11. [+]
                        Review Faith Alone, by R.C. Sproul, p. 58 - 1 Review
                        1. Faith Alone by R.C. Sproul
                      12. [+]
                        Review Reaching Out Without Dumbing Down, by Marva J...., p. 59 - 1 Review
                        1. Reaching Out Without Dumbing Down by Marva J. Dawn
                      13. [+]
                        Review Truth on Trial, by Robert K. Carlson, p. 59 - 1 Review
                        1. Truth on Trial by Robert K. Carlson
                      14. [+]
                        Review Dance of a Fallen Monk, by George Fowler, p. 59 - 1 Review
                        1. Dance of a Fallen Monk by George Fowler
                      15. [+]
                        Review Roman Catholics and Evangelicals, by Norman L...., p. 59 - 1 Review
                        1. Roman Catholics and Evangelicals by Norman L. Geisler
                      16. [+]
                        Review Handbook of Denominations in the United States..., p. 59 - 1 Review
                        1. Handbook of Denominations in the United States by Frank S. Mead
                      17. [+]
                        Review Cosmos in the Chaos, by Stephen R. Graham, p. 60 - 1 Review
                        1. Cosmos in the Chaos by Stephen R. Graham
                      18. [+]
                        Review The Moral Challenge of Alzheimer Disease, by S..., p. 60 - 1 Review
                        1. The Moral Challenge of Alzheimer Disease by Stephen G. Post
                      19. [+]
                        Review Let us Pray, by William J. Murray, p. 60 - 1 Review
                        1. Let us Pray by William J. Murray
                    18. Who You Are II, etc. by Richard John Neuhaus, pp. 61-78
                  4. [+]
                    April 1996 Issue = 37 Articles
                    1. Correspondence, pp. 2-4
                    2. The Children's Hour by James Nuechterlein, p. 5
                    3. Poetry by Stella Nesanovich, p. 6
                    4. Marriage Anyone? by Walter Berns, p. 7
                    5. Alone for Others by Glenn Tinder, pp. 8-9
                    6. The New Abortion Debate by Robert P. George and Ramesh Ponnuru, pp. 10-11
                    7. Trusting Laws, Trusting Others by Peter L. Berger, pp. 12-13
                    8. When Rights Are Wrong by William J. Stuntz, pp. 14-18
                    9. Farmers, Founders, and Fratricide by Leon R. Kass, pp. 19-26
                    10. Are the Gospels Mythical? by Rene Girard, pp. 27-31
                    11. Second Thoughts About Body Parts by Gilbert Meilaender, pp. 32-37
                    12. The Problem with Conservatism by J. Budziszewski, pp. 38-44
                    13. [+]
                      Madison's Mission by Gary Rosen, pp. 45-46 - 1 Review
                      1. The Sacred Fire of Liberty by Lance Banning
                    14. [+]
                      The Byzantine World of Religious Jurisprudence by William Bentley Ball, pp. 47-49 - 1 Review
                      1. Securing Religious Liberty by Jesse H. Choper
                    15. [+]
                      Ben Bradlee's Version by C. John Sommerville, pp. 50-51 - 1 Review
                      1. A Good Life by Ben Bradlee
                    16. [+]
                      People of the Covenant by John T. Pawlikowski, pp. 52-53 - 1 Review
                      1. The Election of Israel by David Novak
                    17. [+]
                      Roundup of Books on Mysticism by John Farina, pp. 54-55 - 5 Reviews
                      1. The Showings of Julian of Norwich by Julian of Norwich and Denise N. Baker
                      2. Meister Eckhart and the Beguine Mystics by Bernard McGinn
                      3. The Growth of Mysticism by Bernard McGinn
                      4. Jewish and Christian Mysticism by Dan Cohn-Sherbok and Lavinia Cohn-Sherbok
                      5. Praying with Julian of Norwich by Ritamary Bradley
                    18. [+]
                      Briefly Noted (19 Reviews)
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                        Review The Five Books of Moses: Genesis, Exodus, Levi... by Jon D. Levenson, p. 56 - 1 Review
                        1. The Five Books of Moses: Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, Deuteronomy by Everett Fox
                      2. [+]
                        Review Pluralism and Particularity in Religious Belie... by Ian Markham, p. 57 - 1 Review
                        1. Pluralism and Particularity in Religious Belief by Brad Stetson
                      3. [+]
                        Review Grace and Responsibility, by John B. Cobb, Jr. by Paul T. Stallsworth, p. 58 - 1 Review
                        1. Grace and Responsibility by John B. Cobb, Jr.
                      4. [+]
                        Review Seedbeds of Virtue, by Mary Ann Glendon and Da..., p. 58 - 1 Review
                        1. Seedbeds of Virtue by Mary Ann Glendon and David Blankenhorn
                      5. [+]
                        Review The Pluralist Game, by Francis Canavan, p. 58 - 1 Review
                        1. The Pluralist Game by Francis Canavan
                      6. [+]
                        Review Red Scare or Red Menace?, by John Earl Haynes, pp. 58-59 - 1 Review
                        1. Red Scare or Red Menace? by John Earl Haynes
                      7. [+]
                        Review The Shepherd and the Rock, by J. Michael Miller, p. 60 - 1 Review
                        1. The Shepherd and the Rock by J. Michael Miller
                      8. [+]
                        Review Writing Was Everything, by Alfred Kazin, p. 60 - 1 Review
                        1. Writing Was Everything by Alfred Kazin
                      9. [+]
                        Review Creation at Risk?, by Michael Cromartie, p. 60 - 1 Review
                        1. Creation at Risk? by Michael Cromartie
                      10. [+]
                        Review Reclaiming the Bible for the Church, by Carl E..., p. 60 - 1 Review
                        1. Reclaiming the Bible for the Church by Carl E. Braaten and Robert W. Jenson
                      11. [+]
                        Review Ancestral Voices, by Conor Cruise O'Brien, p. 60 - 1 Review
                        1. Ancestral Voices by Conor Cruise O'Brien
                      12. [+]
                        Review The Substance of Things Hoped for, by Samuel D..., p. 60 - 1 Review
                        1. The Substance of Things Hoped for by Samuel Dewitt Proctor
                      13. [+]
                        Review Welfare in America, by Stanley W. Carlson-Thie..., pp. 60-61 - 1 Review
                        1. Welfare in America by Stanley W. Carlson-Thies and James W. Skillen, ...
                      14. [+]
                        Review God: A Biography, by Jack Miles, p. 62 - 1 Review
                        1. God: A Biography by Jack Miles
                      15. [+]
                        Review Not My Own, by Terry Schlossberg and Elizabeth..., p. 62 - 1 Review
                        1. Not My Own by Terry Schlossberg and Elizabeth Rice Achtemeier, ...
                      16. [+]
                        Review Telling the Truth, by Lynne Cheney, p. 62 - 1 Review
                        1. Telling the Truth by Lynne Cheney
                      17. [+]
                        Review Are We Alone?, by Paul Davies, p. 62 - 1 Review
                        1. Are We Alone? by Paul Davies
                      18. [+]
                        Review What on Earth is the Church?, by Kevin Giles, pp. 62-63 - 1 Review
                        1. What on Earth is the Church? by Kevin Giles
                      19. [+]
                        Review History of Paradise, by Jean Delumeau, p. 64 - 1 Review
                        1. History of Paradise by Jean Delumeau
                    19. A Friendly But Dangerous Embrace, etc. by Richard John Neuhaus, pp. 65-82
                  5. [+]
                    May 1996 Issue = 36 Articles
                    1. Correspondence, pp. 2-11
                    2. The Ninth Circuit's Fatal Overreach, pp. 12-13
                    3. The End of Neoconservatism by James Nuechterlein, pp. 14-15
                    4. Teaching Christian Humanism by Virgil Nemoianu, pp. 16-17
                    5. Patenting Life: Yes by Ted Peters, pp. 18-19
                    6. Patenting Life: No by Richard D. Land and C. Ben Mitchell, pp. 20-21
                    7. Poetry by Saul Bennett, p. 22
                    8. The Future of Belief by Thomas Fitzgerald, pp. 23-27
                    9. All That Lives Must Die by J. Bottum, pp. 28-32
                    10. Where Are You, Adam? by Marc Gellman, pp. 33-35
                    11. Poetry by Marjorie Maddox, p. 36
                    12. African Slavery 1996 by Joseph R. Gregory, pp. 37-39
                    13. The America We Seek, pp. 40-44
                    14. [+]
                      A Harvest of Evangelical Theology by Carl E. Braaten, pp. 45-48 - 6 Reviews
                      1. Holy Scripture by Donald G. Bloesch
                      2. Theology for the Community of God by Stanley J. Grenz
                      3. Systematic Theology by Wayne A. Grudem
                      4. Systematic Theology: Doctrine by James William McClendon, Jr.
                      5. Christian Theology by Alister E. McGrath
                      6. Not Every Spirit by Christopher Morse
                    15. [+]
                      The Remaking of a Marxist by Nancy R. Pearcey, pp. 49-52 - 1 Review
                      1. The Southern Front by Eugene D. Genovese
                    16. [+]
                      Integral or Divided? by Gilbert Meilaender, pp. 53-57 - 1 Review
                      1. Integrity by Stephen L. Carter
                    17. [+]
                      What Have You Done for Us Lately? by A.J. Bacevich, p. 58 - 1 Review
                      1. The Rise of Neoconservatism by John Ehrman
                    18. [+]
                      Whistling Past Hades by Walter Sundberg, pp. 59-62 - 1 Review
                      1. The Death of Satan by Andrew Delbanco
                    19. [+]
                      Briefly Noted (16 Reviews)
                      1. [+]
                        Review The Life of Adam Smith, by Ian Simpson Ross by Brian C. Anderson, p. 63 - 1 Review
                        1. The Life of Adam Smith by Ian Simpson Ross
                      2. [+]
                        Review The Sources of Christian Ethics, by Servais Pi... by Stanley Hauerwas, p. 63 - 1 Review
                        1. The Sources of Christian Ethics by Servais Pinckaers
                      3. [+]
                        Review Presence and Thought, by Hans Urs von Balthasar by Robert L. Wilken, p. 64 - 1 Review
                        1. Presence and Thought by Hans Urs von Balthasar
                      4. [+]
                        Review Jews and Blacks, by Michael Lerner and Cornel ... by David G. Dalin, p. 64 - 1 Review
                        1. Jews and Blacks by Michael Lerner and Cornel West
                      5. [+]
                        Review Moral Choices, by Scott B. Rae by Brad Stetson, pp. 64-65 - 1 Review
                        1. Moral Choices by Scott B. Rae
                      6. [+]
                        Review More Than One Way?, by Dennis L. Okholm and Ti..., p. 66 - 1 Review
                        1. More Than One Way? by Dennis L. Okholm and Timothy R. Phillips
                      7. [+]
                        Review A Lie and a Libel, by Binjamin W. Segel and Ri..., p. 66 - 1 Review
                        1. A Lie and a Libel by Binjamin W. Segel and Richard S. Levy
                      8. [+]
                        Review When God Becomes Goddess, by Richard Grigg, p. 66 - 1 Review
                        1. When God Becomes Goddess by Richard Grigg
                      9. [+]
                        2 Reviews Think a Second Time, by Dennis Prager, pp. 66-67 - 2 Reviews
                        1. Think a Second Time by Dennis Prager
                        2. Can Families Survive in Pagan America? by Samuel H. Dresner
                      10. [+]
                        Review The Church, by Edmund P. Clowney, p. 68 - 1 Review
                        1. The Church by Edmund P. Clowney
                      11. [+]
                        Review The Mainline Church's Funding Crisis, by Ronal..., p. 68 - 1 Review
                        1. The Mainline Church's Funding Crisis by Ronald E. Vallet and Charles E. Zech
                      12. [+]
                        Review Religion and Politics in America, by Robert Bo..., p. 68 - 1 Review
                        1. Religion and Politics in America by Robert Booth Fowler, Allen D. Hertzke, and Laura R. Olson, ...
                      13. [+]
                        Review The Blackwell Dictionary of Evangelical Biogra..., p. 68 - 1 Review
                        1. The Blackwell Dictionary of Evangelical Biography, 1730-1860 by Donald M. Lewis
                      14. [+]
                        Review A Map of Twentieth-Century Theology, by Robert..., p. 68 - 1 Review
                        1. A Map of Twentieth-Century Theology by Robert W. Jenson and Carl E. Braaten
                      15. [+]
                        Review Wood of the Cradle, Wood of the Cross, by Cary..., p. 68 - 1 Review
                        1. Wood of the Cradle, Wood of the Cross by Caryll Houselander
                      16. [+]
                        Review Married to the Church, by Raymond Hedin, pp. 68-69 - 1 Review
                        1. Married to the Church by Raymond Hedin
                    20. Poetry by Steven Lautermilch, pp. 70-71
                    21. Against Christian Politics, etc. by Richard John Neuhaus, pp. 72-90
                  6. [+]
                    June/July 1996 Issue = 34 Articles
                    1. Correspondence, pp. 2-10
                    2. One Angry Man by James Nuechterlein, p. 11
                    3. Poetry by D.S. Martin, p. 12
                    4. DNA: The Message in the Message by Nancy R. Pearcey, pp. 13-14
                    5. When Words Kill by Yitzchok Adlerstein, p. 15
                    6. Mock Medicine, Mock Law by Eric M. Chevlen, pp. 16-17
                    7. Two Cheers for Class by Peter L. Berger, pp. 18-19
                    8. Poetry by Bill Stadick, p. 20
                    9. The Soul of Man Under Federalism by Wilfred M. McClay, pp. 21-25
                    10. Poetry by Steven Lautermilch, p. 26
                    11. How to Think About Secularism by Wolfhart Pannenberg, pp. 27-31
                    12. Poetry by Bill Stadick, p. 32
                    13. God and Gender in Judaism by Matthew Berke, pp. 33-38
                    14. The Legal Logic of Euthanasia by Michael M. Uhlmann, pp. 39-42
                    15. Poetry by Eric Potter, p. 43
                    16. [+]
                      Faith and History by Richard B. Hays, pp. 44-45 - 2 Reviews
                      1. The Jesus Quest by Ben Witherington III
                      2. The Real Jesus by Luke Timothy Johnson
                    17. [+]
                      Onward Christian Soldiers by Paul J. Griffiths, pp. 46-48 - 1 Review
                      1. God's Chinese Son by Jonathan D. Spence
                    18. [+]
                      Homer for Today by Laurance Wieder, pp. 49-50 - 1 Review
                      1. The Husbands by Christopher Logue and Homer
                    19. [+]
                      Neoconservatives and Neoscholastics by Paul Baumann, pp. 51-52 - 1 Review
                      1. Being Right by Mary Jo Weaver and R. Scott Appleby
                    20. [+]
                      Briefly Noted (14 Reviews)
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                        Review The Bible in Modern Culture, by Roy A. Harrisv... by Jon D. Levenson, p. 53 - 1 Review
                        1. The Bible in Modern Culture by Roy A. Harrisville and Walter Sundberg
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                        Review Communion, by David Rosenberg by Philip Zaleski, p. 53 - 1 Review
                        1. Communion by David Rosenberg
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                        Review The Secret Melody, by Trinh Xuan Thuan by Stephen M. Barr, pp. 54-55 - 1 Review
                        1. The Secret Melody by Trinh Xuan Thuan
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                        1. Jerusalem: The Endless Crusade by Andrew Sinclair
                        2. A Byzantine Journey by John Ash
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                        Review A Byzantine Journey, by John Ash by Robert L. Wilken, p. 56 - 1 Review
                        1. A Byzantine Journey by John Ash
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                        Review True Heroism in a World of Celebrity Counterfe... by Douglas Groothuis, p. 56 - 1 Review
                        1. True Heroism in a World of Celebrity Counterfeits by Dick Keyes
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                        1. God the Almighty by Donald G. Bloesch
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                        Review Coming Through the Fire, by C. Eric Lincoln, pp. 56-57 - 1 Review
                        1. Coming Through the Fire by C. Eric Lincoln
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                        Review All God's People, by David L. Smith, p. 58 - 1 Review
                        1. All God's People by David L. Smith
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                        Review Why You Can Disagree and Remain a Faithful Cat..., p. 58 - 1 Review
                        1. Why You Can Disagree and Remain a Faithful Catholic by Philip S. Kaufman
                      11. [+]
                        Review Crimes of Perception, by Leonard George, p. 58 - 1 Review
                        1. Crimes of Perception by Leonard George
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                        Review Rediscovering the Sacred, by Phyllis A. Tickle, p. 58 - 1 Review
                        1. Rediscovering the Sacred by Phyllis A. Tickle
                      13. [+]
                        Review Reconstructing Catholicism for a New Generatio..., p. 58 - 1 Review
                        1. Reconstructing Catholicism for a New Generation by Robert A. Ludwig
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                        1. Ministry and Meaning by Christopher J. Kauffman
                    21. Marriage, Divorce, and "Pro-Family" Credibility, etc. by Richard John Neuhaus, pp. 59-78
                  7. [+]
                    August/September 1996 Issue = 30 Articles
                    1. Correspondence, pp. 2-11
                    2. Poetry by Judith Deem Dupree, p. 12
                    3. When Insults No Longer Insult by James Nuechterlein, pp. 13-14
                    4. Dehumanization Triumphant by Leon R. Kass, p. 15
                    5. To Be Citizens Again by William A. Schambra, p. 16
                    6. The Courts by Bruce C. Hafen and Jonathan O. Hafen, pp. 17-18
                    7. What's Wrong with Evangelical Theology? by Peter J. Leithart, pp. 19-20
                    8. Last Testament by Christian de Cherge, p. 21
                    9. The Achievement of Alasdair MacIntyre by Edward T. Oakes, pp. 22-26
                    10. Bonhoffer and the Sovereign State by Jean Bethke Elshtain, pp. 27-30
                    11. The Truth About Crime and Welfare by John J. DiIulio, Jr., pp. 31-35
                    12. Daniel Goldhagen's Holocaust by Richard John Neuhaus, pp. 36-41
                    13. Abortion, Set to Music by Terry Teachout, pp. 42-43
                    14. [+]
                      Thinking Big by A.J. Bacevich, p. 44 - 1 Review
                      1. The End of the Nation-State by Jean-Marie Guehenno
                    15. [+]
                      The Loss of the Family Story by Kari Jenson Gold, pp. 45-47 - 1 Review
                      1. The Abolition of Marriage by Maggie Gallagher
                    16. [+]
                      Murray's Mantle by Joseph A. Komonchak, pp. 48-51 - 1 Review
                      1. Bridging the Sacred and the Secular by J. Leon Hooper and John Courtney Murray
                    17. [+]
                      Civilization and Wilderness by John P. Sisk, pp. 52-53 - 1 Review
                      1. Into the Wild by Jon Krakauer
                    18. [+]
                      The Gods of the Physicists by Stephen M. Barr, pp. 54-56 - 1 Review
                      1. The Fire in the Equations by Kitty Ferguson
                    19. [+]
                      Briefly Noted (11 Reviews)
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                        Review Church Teaching Authority, by John P. Boyle by Avery Dulles, S.J., p. 57 - 1 Review
                        1. Church Teaching Authority by John P. Boyle
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                        Review Religion and Public Schools in 19th Century Am... by Charles L. Glenn, p. 58 - 1 Review
                        1. Religion and Public Schools in 19th Century America by Edward J. Power
                      3. [+]
                        Review Savior or Servant?, by David W. Hall by Peter J. Leithart, p. 59 - 1 Review
                        1. Savior or Servant? by David W. Hall
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                        Review The School of the Church, by Philip H. Pfattei... by Larry Bailey, p. 59 - 1 Review
                        1. The School of the Church by Philip H. Pfatteicher
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                        Review The Hand of God, by Bernard N. Nathanson, p. 60 - 1 Review
                        1. The Hand of God by Bernard N. Nathanson
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                        Review Word and Silence, by Raymond Gawronski, pp. 60-61 - 1 Review
                        1. Word and Silence by Raymond Gawronski
                      7. [+]
                        Review Rachel, by Samuel H. Dresner, p. 62 - 1 Review
                        1. Rachel by Samuel H. Dresner
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                        Review The Play of Paradox, by Bryan Crockett, p. 62 - 1 Review
                        1. The Play of Paradox by Bryan Crockett
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                        Review Religion in Public Life, by Ronald F. Thiemann, p. 62 - 1 Review
                        1. Religion in Public Life by Ronald F. Thiemann
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                        Review The Life of the World to Come, by Carol Zaleski, p. 62 - 1 Review
                        1. The Life of the World to Come by Carol Zaleski
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                        1. What God Allows by Ivor Shapiro
                    20. Farewell to the Overclass, etc. by Richard John Neuhaus, pp. 64-82
                  8. [+]
                    October 1996 Issue = 31 Articles
                    1. Correspondence, pp. 2-6
                    2. Neoconservative Redux by James Nuechterlein, pp. 7-8
                    3. Mercy Killings at Golgotha by Jeffrey E. Ford, p. 9
                    4. How Partisan Are the Bishops? by Robert A. Sirico, pp. 10-12
                    5. Apologizing to the Babies by Joan Frawley Desmond, pp. 13-15
                    6. Not So Christian America by Thomas C. Reeves, pp. 16-21
                    7. Choosing Abundance by John P. Sisk, pp. 22-25
                    8. Poetry by Michael R. Jones, p. 26
                    9. Presbyterian Hold the Line by Terry Schlossberg, pp. 27-28
                    10. Poetry by Michael R. Jones, p. 29
                    11. Christianity and Democracy, pp. 30-36
                    12. [+]
                      Martha Nussbaum, Poets' Defender by Alan Jacobs, pp. 37-41 - 1 Review
                      1. Poetic Justice by Martha C. Nussbaum
                    13. [+]
                      Ralph Reed's Real Agenda by Richard John Neuhaus, pp. 42-45 - 1 Review
                      1. Active Faith by Ralph Reed
                    14. [+]
                      The Storyteller and the Scientist by Phillip E. Johnson, pp. 46-50 - 2 Reviews
                      1. Climbing Mount Improbable by Richard Dawkins
                      2. Darwin's Black Box by Michael J. Behe
                    15. [+]
                      Keeping Company by Gilbert Meilaender, pp. 51-57 - 1 Review
                      1. In Good Company by Stanley Hauerwas
                    16. [+]
                      A Life Beyond Repair by D.G. Myers, pp. 58-63 - 1 Review
                      1. Jerzy Kosinski: A Biography by James Park Sloan
                    17. [+]
                      Beyond the Therapeutic State by J. Daryl Charles, pp. 64-65 - 1 Review
                      1. It's All the Rage: Crime and Culture by Wendy Kaminer
                    18. [+]
                      Tracing the Tokens of God's Presence by Roger Kimball, pp. 66-69 - 1 Review
                      1. The Quest for God by Paul Johnson
                    19. [+]
                      Briefly Noted (11 Reviews)
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                        Review The Fragility of Freedom, by Joshua Mitchell by Wilfred M. McClay, p. 70 - 1 Review
                        1. The Fragility of Freedom by Joshua Mitchell
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                        Review Moral Action and Christian Ethics, by Jean Porter by Victor L. Austin, p. 70 - 1 Review
                        1. Moral Action and Christian Ethics by Jean Porter
                      3. [+]
                        Review Science, Jews, and Secular Culture, by David A... by Elliott Abrams, p. 71 - 1 Review
                        1. Science, Jews, and Secular Culture by David A. Hollinger
                      4. [+]
                        Review Material Christianity, by Colleen McDannell by Camille S. Williams, p. 71 - 1 Review
                        1. Material Christianity by Colleen McDannell
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                        Review The Birth of Liberal Guilt in the English Nove... by Elizabeth Powers, p. 71 - 1 Review
                        1. The Birth of Liberal Guilt in the English Novel by Daniel Born
                      6. [+]
                        Review The Struggle for Theology's Soul, by William M... by James J. Buckley, p. 72 - 1 Review
                        1. The Struggle for Theology's Soul by William M. Thompson
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                        Review Finding God at Harvard, by Kelly Monroe by Sydney Leach, p. 72 - 1 Review
                        1. Finding God at Harvard by Kelly Monroe
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                        Review Explorations in Metaphysics, by W. Norris Clarke by Kenneth L. Grasso, p. 72 - 1 Review
                        1. Explorations in Metaphysics by W. Norris Clarke
                      9. [+]
                        Review Embodying Forgiveness, by L. Gregory Jones, p. 72 - 1 Review
                        1. Embodying Forgiveness by L. Gregory Jones
                      10. [+]
                        Review How do You Spell God?, by Marc Gellman and Tho..., p. 73 - 1 Review
                        1. How do You Spell God? by Marc Gellman and Thomas Hartman
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                        Review The Church Visible, by James-Charles Noonan, Jr., p. 73 - 1 Review
                        1. The Church Visible by James-Charles Noonan, Jr.
                    20. Football Saturday Afternoons, Athens, Ohio, 1953-56 by Saul Bennett, p. 73
                    21. Islam Cornered, etc. by Richard John Neuhaus, pp. 74-98
                  9. [+]
                    December 1996 Issue = 26 Articles
                    1. Correspondence, p. 2
                    2. Editor's Notes by James Nuechterlein, pp. 3-4
                    3. The Politics of Baptism by Peter J. Leithart, p. 5
                    4. The Pope in Germany by Wolfhart Pannenberg, pp. 6-7
                    5. Poetry by Marjorie Maddox, p. 8
                    6. Inconvenient Lives by Robert H. Bork, pp. 9-13
                    7. Jews in Multicultural America by Alan L. Mittleman, pp. 14-17
                    8. Our Culture, Our World by A.J. Bacevich, pp. 18-21
                    9. Population and the Wealth of Nations by William McGurn, pp. 22-25
                    10. Redemptive Sex at the Met by Michael R. Linton, pp. 26-29
                    11. [+]
                      Jeremiah in South Dakota by Molly Finn, pp. 30-32 - 1 Review
                      1. The Cloister Walk by Kathleen Norris
                    12. [+]
                      Performing the Scriptures by Paul M. Blowers, pp. 33-35 - 1 Review
                      1. Virtuoso Theology by Frances M. Young
                    13. [+]
                      Religion in a Public Voice by Gilbert Meilaender, pp. 36-37 - 1 Review
                      1. Religion and Medical Ethics by Allen Verhey
                    14. [+]
                      Tough Love by Amy L. Sherman, pp. 38-41 - 1 Review
                      1. Renewing American Compassion by Marvin Olasky
                    15. [+]
                      God Talk by Mark R. Talbot, pp. 42-43 - 1 Review
                      1. Divine Discourse by Nicholas Wolterstorff
                    16. [+]
                      Briefly Noted (10 Reviews)
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                        Review Pythagoras' Trousers, by Margaret Wertheim by Nancy R. Pearcey, p. 44 - 1 Review
                        1. Pythagoras' Trousers by Margaret Wertheim
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                        Review Manhood in America, by Michael Kimmel by Nancy R. Pearcey, p. 44 - 1 Review
                        1. Manhood in America by Michael Kimmel
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                        Review The End of Science, by John Horgan by John J. Reilly, p. 44 - 1 Review
                        1. The End of Science by John Horgan
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                        Review God, Cosmos, and Humankind, by Gerhart B. Ladner by Robert L. Wilken, p. 45 - 1 Review
                        1. God, Cosmos, and Humankind by Gerhart B. Ladner
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                        Review When Work Disappears, by William Julius Wilson, p. 45 - 1 Review
                        1. When Work Disappears by William Julius Wilson
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                        Review Microcosm and Mediator, by Lars Thunberg, p. 45 - 1 Review
                        1. Microcosm and Mediator by Lars Thunberg
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                        Review Roman Catholic Worship, by James F. White, p. 46 - 1 Review
                        1. Roman Catholic Worship by James F. White
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                        Review Christianity for the Twenty-First Century, by ..., p. 46 - 1 Review
                        1. Christianity for the Twenty-First Century by Aleksandr Men, Elizabeth Roberts, and Ann Shukman, ...
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                        Review Saint Thomas Aquinas, by Jean-Pierre Torrell, p. 47 - 1 Review
                        1. Saint Thomas Aquinas by Jean-Pierre Torrell
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                        Review Brooklyn!, by Ellen M. Snyder-Grenier, p. 47 - 1 Review
                        1. Brooklyn! by Ellen M. Snyder-Grenier
                    17. Jews for Jesus, Established A.D. 32, etc. by Richard John Neuhaus, pp. 48-66
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