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April 19, 2002 Cover story:

He knew terror, now he preaches nonviolence
Once a captive in Lebanon, Jerry Levin says war misses the point

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Crisis in the Church - Clergy Sex Abuse

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The employees of The National Catholic Reporter Publishing Company express their deepest sympathy to the families and friends of those harmed in the recent terrorist attacks. This is a sad time for our world. Please be assured of our prayers as we unite with you in your loss.

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The Word From Rome
By John L. Allen, Jr.
NCR's Vatican Correspondent

This feature is updated weekly.

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The Peace Pulpit
Bishop Thomas Gumbleton
This feature is updated weekly.

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The links below will take you to this week’s stories:

linked button Cover story: From terror ordeal, husband and wife commit to peace

linked button Inside NCR

linked button Starting Point: Jesus, humble as driftwood

linked button Church in Crisis: Documents provoke fresh anger

linked button Church in Crisis: ‘Defensive ministry’ necessary, priest says

linked button Church in Crisis: Church office to monitor child protection

linked button Settlements fuel war’s fire in Middle East

linked button Stopped in Ramallah, they talk with a soldier

linked button A cathedral grows up in the city

linked button Financing from the living and the dead

linked button He makes some mad, but he gets hired

linked button At the Movies: Games of love

linked button Demetria Martinez column: Bush’s war brings uncertain times for peacemakers

linked button Moments in Time: Lively lay activism

linked button Viewpoint: Another time bomb: symbol v. literalism

linked button EDITORIAL: U.S. scandal sends warning worldwide

linked button EDITORIAL: Suggestions for living through the crisis

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