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March 21, 2003 Cover story:


It’s No Game
From virtual battlefields to money for college, military uses all options to recruit new troops

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Paths to Peace
Special Section: Paths to Peace
Blueprint Vatican III
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Crisis in the Church - Clergy Sex Abuse

NCR in the News

Bishop Gumbleton addresses the
Crisis in the Church

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Essays in Theology Archives
By Fr. Richard McBrien
This feature is updated weekly.

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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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linked button Cover story: Uncle Sam hustles to keep the ranks filled

linked button Cover story: Early documentation is key to conscientious objector status

linked button Cover story: Conscription returns to public discussion

linked button Inside NCR

linked button Starting Point: Still dancing, after all these years

linked button Threat of War: Vatican: War threatens U.N.’s status

linked button Analysis: Unanswered questions abound as faith-based plan advances

linked button Church in Crisis: Archdiocese under fire over files access

linked button Church in Crisis: Making distinctions: A bishop defends his actions

linked button 20-year search for priest may be over

linked button Lent 2003 -- Reflection: Our Crimes Have Multiplied

linked button Theater: Ritual, faith and a case of kidnapping

linked button At the Movies: Battlegrounds

linked button Books: Chronicle of Christianity’s beauties, catastrophes

linked button Rosemary Ruether column: Church needs a deeper accountability

linked button Moments in Time: The champion of refugees

linked button Viewpoint: Stunted teaching on sex has role in church’s crisis

linked button Viewpoint: Fred goes gently into that good night

linked button EDITORIAL: What you read could be used against you

linked button EDITORIAL: Freedom fries with your jingoism

linked button Special Section: Catholic Education

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