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AD2000 Article Index - 2002


Volume 15 Number 1 - February 2002 - BUY A COPY HERE

Editorial: St Thérèse's relics: a pilgrimage of grace, Peter Westmore
Archbishop Philip Wilson sets out his agenda for Adelaide, Michael Gilchrist
News: The Church Around the World
Melbourne Archdiocese: positive trend in priestly vocations continues, Fr Paul Stuart
Into the Deep Forum: young Catholics meet Australian bishops, Helen Ransom
US Conference: 'Newman's Idea of a University', Msgr Michael J. Wrenn
Homily: Most Rev Geoffrey Jarrett installed as new Bishop of Lismore, Bishop Geoffrey Jarrett
Books: 'Meaninglessness' and today's Western culture, Archbishop George Pell
The Church in South Korea: dynamic and fast-growing, Pat O'Brien
Catholic schools and 'youth spirituality', John Kelly
Letters: Remarkable man, Elizabeth Gilmour
Letters: Liturgical abuses, Michael Baker
Letters: School Masses, Br Con Moloney CFC
Letters: Crisis of faith, Mavis Power
Letters: Intellectual groups, Fr G.H. Duggan SM
Letters: Boat people, George F. Simpson
Letters: Refugees, Arthur Negus
Letters: Islam, Andrew Sholl
Letters: Real Presence, Philip Robinson
Letters: Human evolution, Fr Brian Harrison OS
Letters: Overcoming evil, Mary Beaumont
Letters: Book search, Grace O'Hara
Books: Hogwarts or Hogwash? by Peter Furst and Craig Heilmann, reviewed by Bill Muehlenberg
Books: St Therese of Lisieux: from Lisieux to the Four Corners of the World, reviewed by Catherine Sheehan
Books: 'The Martyrdom Of Blessed George Haydock:' by Barry Coldrey and Leo Griffin, reviewed by Catholic Weekly
Centre for Thomistic Studies, Sydney, to offer degree courses, John Young
New Titles from AD Books
Reflection: NCC Mass of Thanksgiving: Archbishop Hart's homily, Archbishop Denis Hart


Volume 15 Number 2 - March 2002 - BUY A COPY HERE

Editorial: Selecting and forming future priests, Michael Gilchrist
St Thérèse's relics make Australian pilgrimage, Mother Teresa OCDM
News: The Church Around the World
'Conservation Plan' recommends changes to Toowoomba's Cathedral, Michael Gilchrist
North American vocations summit overlooks orthodox success stories, Zenit News Service
Former Anglican Bishop of London explains why he became a Catholic, Monsignor Graham Leonard
Perpetual Eucharistic Adoration spreads throughout the world, Fr Douglas Harris
'Liturgiam Authenticam', ICEL and the need for improved Mass translations, Anna Silvas
The Benedictine medal: a long history of devotion, Fr Fabian Duggan OSB
Thoughts of a recent convert to Catholicism, Rett Peaden
Letters: Watered-down faith, Teresa Martin
Letters: Testimonies, Raymond de Souza
Letters: Apology, Fr M. Shadbolt PP
Letters: Last straw (letter), Justin Kearney
Letters: Human Rights (letter), Sr M.B. Eanswythe OSB
Letters: Courage Needed (letter), Frank Bellet
Letters: Sunday obligation, Leo Willems
Letters: Forgotten teachings, Mrs Hiske Deschepper
Letters: Nicene Creed, Ken Bayliss
Letters: Parish libraries?, Bob Cotterall
Letters: Indian appeal, Kevin L. Fernandes
Letters: Teaching position, Robert Anderson
Books: Freedom and Virtue: The Conservative-Libertarian Debate, George W. Carey (ed), reviewed by Alex Sidhu
Books: Faith of the Fatherless: The Psychology of Atheism, by Paul Vitz, reviewed by Bill Muehlenberg
Books: Living The Catholic Faith, by Archbishop Charles Chaput, reviewed by Anthony Cappello
Books: Fatima Handbook, by Leo Madigan, reviewed by Catherine Sheehan
Books: Fr Werenfried - A Life, by Joanna Bogle, reviewed by Michael Daniel
Reflection: John Paul II: St Joseph's renewed significance for the Church, Br Christian Moe FSC


Volume 15 Number 3 - April 2002 - BUY A COPY HERE

Editorial: 'If Christ is not risen, our faith is in vain!', Peter Westmore
Melbourne 'Sexuality Directives' put parents first, Anthony Cappello
News: The Church Around the World
Documents: John Paul II on the Catholic Faith in our region, Pope John Paul II
Events: Carnivale Christi 2002 - Young Catholics restoring Sydney's Christian culture, Helen Ransom
Adelaide Thomas More Centre address: The key elements of Catholic Action today, Archbishop Philip Wilson
Melbourne TMC: The rights and responsibilities of laity in the Catholic Church, Archbishop Denis Hart
The Lord of The Rings, Harry Potter and Star Wars, Hal G.P. Colebatch
A fresh way for children to learn the faith - Catechesis of the Good Shepherd, Anne Delsorte
Australian version of Maltese Marian shrine of Ta' Pinu
'Victims of Abortion' founder appeals to Catholic priests, Anne Lastman
Letters: Gem of a priest (letter), Patrick Nathan
Letters: Vocations (letter), Erin Carli
Letters: Ambassador (letter), Tom King
Letters: Reforming the reform (letter), Valentine Gallagher
Letters: Evangelisation (letter), Mavis Power
Letters: Telling the truth (letter), Teresa Martin
Letters: Vocations Pilgrimage (letter), Martine Watkinson
Letters: Harry Potter (letter), Christine Slagter
Letters: Bare churches (letter), Ned Haliburton
Letters: Croatian appeal (letter), Fr Zeljko Rakosec SJ
Letters: Mutilated hymns (letter), Eric G. Miller
Letters: Generous response (letter), Grace O'Hara
Letters: EWTN (letter), J. Clarke
Letters: Purgatory (letter), Hyacinth Morel
Books: 'The Church In The Dark Ages' by Henri Daniel-Rops, reviewed by Michael Lynch
Books: The Clash Of Orthodoxies: Law, Religion and Morality in Crisis, reviewed by David R. Oakley
Books: Bound To Forgive: The Pilgrimage to Reconciliation of a Beirut Hostage, reviewed by Michael Daniel
Books: Engaged to be Married - A Giftbook for Engaged Couples, reviewed by Michael Daniel
Books: For Youth and the Poor - De La Salle Brothers in Australia, PNG and NZ 1906-2000, reviewed by Michael Bohan
Books: New Titles from AD Books
Reflection: Father forgive them ...: Our Lord's example for Christian living, Fr Dennis W. Byrnes PP


Volume 15 Number 4 - May 2002 - BUY A COPY HERE

Editorial: A moral challenge for society, Peter Westmore
Liturgy: New edition of the Roman Missal released: vernacular translations to come, Michael Gilchrist
News: The Church Around the World
Catholicism in Australia: facing the challenges of Western secularism, Archbishop George Pell
General absolutions continue in the Toowoomba Diocese, Michael Gilchrist
US Jesuits' action against Father Fessio sparks worldwide protests, AD2000 Report
US research puts clerical sex-abuse in perspective, Philip Jenkins
Gregorian Chant's new lease of life in Brisbane, AD2000 Report
'The Resurrection in the university' - IMCSA National Conference in Sydney, Nicholas Rynne
Letters: Hymns (letter), David Schutz
Letters: Farewell Mass for Fr Des Byrne (letter), Barry O'Brien
Letters: Priestly formation (letter), Cyril Drew
Letters: Liturgical abuses (letter), Name and Address Supplied
Letters: Decline of the faith (letter), Brian Carter
Letters: Christian principles (letter), Errol P. Duke
Letters: Transubstantiation (letter), Fr G.H. Duggan SM
Letters: Correct Greek (letter), Fr J.B. Cotter
Letters: Need for prayer (letter), Kevin Pitt
Letters: Harry Potter? (letter), John F. Doherty
Poetry: Two Loves, John Meston
Books: Demons and Democrats: 1950s Labor at the Crossroads, by Gavan Duffy, reviewed by Anthony Cappello
Books: The Forty Four: The Martyrs of the English College Rome, reviewed by Christopher Quinn
Books: Beyond Gay, by David Morrison, John S. Webster
Books: Pedophiles and Priests: Anatomy of a Contemporary Crisis, by Philip Jenkins, reviewed by David Ross
Books: Prove It! Church, by Amy Welborn, reviewed by Bill Muehlenberg
Books: Father Ian Falconer's Latin Course, reviewed by Ken Bayliss
Books: New Titles from AD Books
Reflection: The Ascension: climax of Our Lord's life on earth, Fr Ian Falconer SJ


Volume 15 Number 5 - June 2002 - BUY A COPY HERE

Editorial: Corpus Christi: at the core of the Faith, Michael Gilchrist
Liturgy: New English Missal: Archbishop Pell to chair international Vox Clara committee, Michael Gilchrist
News: The Church Around the World, AD2000
Neocatechumenal Way setting up its second Australian seminary, Richard Egan
Sydney initiative to strengthen Catholic influence at university, Robert Haddad
A post-1968 Catholic's view of R.E.: 'My generation was shortchanged', Mark Power
Moral leadership of American hierarchy under scrutiny at Rome meeting, Philip Lawler
Following our baptismal calling takes courage - Chrism Mass homily, Bishop Geoffrey Jarrett
How John Paul II's 'new springtime' came to an American parish, Elizabeth A. Wittman
Pope John Paul II on Catholic Action (from Ecclesia in Oceania), Pope John Paul II
Letters: IVF expansion (letter), Brian A. Coman
Letters: Father Fessio (letter), P.A. McKenna
Letters: An exemplary priest (letter), John Monaghan
Letters: Heroic fantasy (letter), Hal G.P. Colebatch
Events: Talks on the Faith at Thomas More Centre, AD2000
Letters: Good example (letter), Paul Foster
Letters: Radio apostolate (letter), Maureen Federico
Letters: Inclusive language (letter), George F. Simpson
Letters: Accuracy (letter), Fr John Crothers PP
Letters: Excellent edition (letter), Anne Boyce
Letters: Ambiguities (letter), Valentine Gallagher
Letters: Latin Course (letter), Rev V.I. Falconer SJ
Letters: Latin Masses in Victoria (letter), William Campbell
Books: 'Right And Reason: Ethics in theory and practice', by Fr Austin Fagothey SJ, reviewed by Michael Casanova
Books: 'Socrates Meets Jesus', by Peter Kreeft, reviewed by Arthur N. Ballingall
Books: The Travels of Friar Odoric, 14th Century journal of Blessed Odoric of Pordenone, reviewed by Anthony Cappello
Books: New Titles from AD Books
Reflection: A reason for mercy: healing post-abortion trauma, Anne R. Lastman


Volume 15 Number 6 - July 2002 - BUY A COPY HERE

Editorial: Archbishop Pell: the '60 Minutes' beat-up, Michael Gilchrist
Saints: Padre Pio canonised: "a model of the priesthood" (John Paul II), Paul MacLeod
News: The Church Around the World, AD2000
'60 Minutes': Archbishop George Pell puts the record straight, Archbishop George Pell
Tablet article prompts critical response from Archbishop Pell, Michael Gilchrist
Interview: George Weigel: the impact of John Paul II's pontificate, Zenit News Service
Chavagnes International College for boys, Paul Russell
Cardinal Avery Dulles: US Jesuits need 'wake-up call', Michael Gilchrist
Events: The Italians: Three Centuries of Italian Art 1500-1800, Francis Young
Vatican II, church architecture and "reform of the reform", Sidney Rofe
Letters: Zero tolerance (letter), Alan A. Hoysted
Letters: 60 Minutes attack (letter), Sam Lynch
Letters: Beat-up (letter), Frank Bellet
Letters: Short-changed (letter), Mrs Carol V. Phillips
Poetry: It Is (The Alternative to 'Star Wars'), Andrew Huntley
Letters: Teaching the faith (letter), Fr James Brasier
Letters: Catholic chaplains (letter), Charles G. Jarrells
Letters: Women's Commission (letter), Gillian Gonzalez
Letters: Missal translation (letter), Philip Robinson
Letters: Accuracy (letter), Fr Austin Kenny CP
Letters: Vatican II (letter), Peter D. Howard
Letters: Abortion (letter), George F. Simpson
Letters: Obituary - Fr Patrick Cosgrove, South Africa (letter), Fr E. Lumley-Holmes CSsR
Letters: Fr Des Jenkins Golden Jubilee (letter), Gordon R. Coomber
Events: Cathedral painting - Hollywood Ball, Josie di Mauro
Catholic Truth Society in Brisbane, B. Massey
Books: A Pope and a Council on the Sacred Liturgy, by Aidan Nichols OP, reviewed by Msgr Peter J. Elliott
Books: The Greatest Marvel of All, by Pierre-Marie Emonet OP, reviewed by Michael Casanova
Books: The Modern Rite, by Mgr Klaus Gamber, reviewed by Fr Peter Joseph
Books: New Titles from AD Books
Reflection: John Paul II clarifies Vatican II teaching on lay and priestly roles, Pope John Paul II


Volume 15 Number 7 - August 2002 - BUY A COPY HERE

Editorial: The Assumption of Our Lady: 15 August, Michael Gilchrist
Liturgy: New English Missal: Vatican sets guidelines for ICEL, Michael Gilchrist
News: The Church Around the World, AD2000
Education: Beliefs and practices of Catholic students: the decline continues, Michael Gilchrist
New program to apply Papal teachings in Melbourne Archdiocese, Michael Gilchrist
Sexual abuse, celibacy and vocations: a response to the Church's critics, Fr Paul Stuart
Events: Thomas More 2002 Winter School in Bendigo
Helping Catholic school students to love the Church, Br John Moylan CFC
New study of US seminary formation exposes fundamental flaws, John S. Webster
Letters: Experts? (letter), Jerome Gonzalez
Letters: Church architecture (letter), Tom King
Letters: Women and the Church (letter), Maureen Federico
Letters: Sex abuse crisis (letter), Mark Reidy
Letters: Sexual sin (letter), John H. Cooney
Letters: Value for money? (letter), L.L. Booth
Letters: Dissent (letter), Clair Tieppo
Letters: 'New Catholicism' (letter), Richard Congram
Letters: Beyond 2000? (letter), Mrs Peg Santamaria
Letters: God's masculinity (letter), John Davis
Letters: Theological accuracy (letter), Jan Chalmers
Letters: Leaving it to God (letter), Errol P. Duke
Letters: Shakespeare (letter), John A. Rayner
Books: Dynamics Of World History, by Christopher Dawson, reviewed by Michael Lynch
Books: Abortion And Martyrdom, edited by Aidan Nichols, reviewed by Tracey Rowland
Music: 'Live Worship: Lifted', by Emmanuel Worship, reviewed by Anthony Cappello
Books: New Titles from AD Books
Reflection: What Catholics should expect of their priests: men 'clothed in holiness', Fr Fabian Duggan OSB


Volume 15 Number 8 - September 2002 - BUY A COPY HERE

Editorial: AD2000's Fighting Fund launched, Michael Gilchrist
Is the self-destruction of Anglicanism to continue?, Nigel Zimmerman
News: The Church Around the World, AD2000
Vocations: Corpus Christi Seminary enrolments bounce back, Michael Gilchrist
Promoting Catholic vocations in the Melbourne Archdiocese, Joanne Grainger
CHURCH ATTENDANCE: The family, feminism and the declining role of fatherhood, Richard Egan
The 1960s 'cultural revolution': from self-sacrifice to self-fulfillment, Fr Gregory Jordan
The strange case of Father Damien and Robert Louis Stevenson, Fr F.E. Burns PE
Australian Rosary CD wins international recognition, Colleen McGuiness-Howard
John Paul II and World Youth Day in Toronto: an Anglican perspective, David Warren
Letters: Church design (letter), Greg Briscoe-Hough
Letters: Renovations (letter)
Letters: Abortion (letter), Bob Denahy
Letters: Seminaries (letter), Andrew Sholl
Letters: Media complaints (letter), Michael Daniel
Letters: Feminism dead? (letter)
Letters: Teaching the faith (letter), Kevin McBride
Letters: Zero tolerance (letter), J. Dekker
Letters: Priestly 'uniform' (letter), Philip Robinson
Letters: Horse and cart (letter), Arthur Negus
Letters: Shakespeare (letter), John Doherty
Letters: Vatican II (letter), Valentine Gallagher
Books: Open Embrace: A Protestant Couple Rethinks Contraception, reviewed by Bill Muehlenberg
Books: The Arians of the Fourth Century, by John Henry Newman, reviewed by Peter Westmore
Books: The Lost Shrine of Liskeard, by Claire Riche, reviewed by Michael Daniel
Books: Christianity for Buddhists, by Frederick Farrar, reviewed by Michael Daniel
Books: Think Piece: Religious, Ethical and Moral Values, by Sebastian Camilleri OFM, reviewed by Mark Posa
Marilen Studios: a Christian approach to business, Joe Padero
Music: CD specials from AD Books
Reflection: The Christian way to spiritual maturity, Fr Dennis W. Byrnes PP


Volume 15 Number 9 - October 2002 - BUY A COPY HERE

Editorial: Positive developments in liturgy, Michael Gilchrist
Power without responsibility: the vendetta against Dr Pell, Peter Westmore
News: The Church Around the World, AD2000
Commission for Australian Catholic Women justifies its existence, Michael Gilchrist
Liturgy: Vatican control over ICEL tightens, Dr William Oddie
Bishop Power: Church teachings need to be 're-examined', AD2000 REPORT
US billionaire promotes orthodox teaching, Zenit News Service
Catholic liturgy in the 21st century: major challenges facing the Church, Fr Peter Williams
John Henry Newman's critique of liberalism, Michael Davies
Letters: Archbishop Pell (letter), Eamonn & Patricia Keane
Letters: "The Pell Show" (letter), Stephen Hitchings
Letters: Justice? (letter), Godwin Brown
Letters: Shepherds (letter), Br Con Moloney CFC
Letters: Church "renovation" (letter), B. Tooley
Letters: Church re-design (letter), Michael Barry
Letters: Soul and body (letter), Dr Nicholas Tonti-Filippini
Letters: Zero tolerance (letter), Alan A. Hoysted
Letters: Letters to the Bishops (letter), Mavis Power
Letters: Catholic education (letter), Dr Garrick Small
Letters: US theologians (letter), Fr G.H. Duggan SM
Letters: Celibate priesthood (letter), Cyril Drew
Letters: Good response (letter), C.G. Jarrells
Letters: Novus Ordo (letter), Maurice Collins
Letters: New Zealand (letter), Kevin E. Fennessy
Poetry: The Great Deliverance, Marion Craig
Books: The Courage to be Catholic, by George Weigel, reviewed by Michael Novak
Books: Completed Jew, by Andrew Sholl, reviewed by Michael Casanova
Books: Godfaring: On Reason, Faith and Sacred Being, by Francis Clark, reviewed by Br Christian Moe FSC
Books: New Titles from AD Books
Reflection: Devotion to God through the Angelus and Rosary, Fr Fabian Duggan OSB


Volume 15 Number 10 - November 2002 - BUY A COPY HERE

Editorial: The essential role of saints in the Church, Michael Gilchrist
Independent inquiry exonerates Archbishop George Pell, Peter Westmore
News: The Church Around the World, AD2000
Father Fessio: real US crisis is 'spiritual abuse', Karl Maurer
Australian Bishops' 'complaints protocol' used to uphold orthodoxy, Richard Egan
Opus Dei founder Josemaria Escriva canonised at Papal Mass in Rome, AD2000 Report
Sydney Archdiocese courses on 'Catechism', Fr John Flader
Catholic schools: restoring a sense of sin, Br John Moylan CFC
Australian apologist Raymond de Souza's successful overseas lecture tour, AD2000 Report
Events: The Fellowship of St Arnou to hold function in Melbourne
Letters: Media war declared (letter), Fr M. Shadbolt PP
Letters: Embryo experimentation (letter), Brian A. Coman
Letters: Radical feminism (letter), Gordon Southern
Letters: Brisbane Synod (letter), J.F. Nolan
Letters: Anglican Church (letter), Fr James Grant SSC
Letters: Office of Bishop (letter), Fr Brendan T. Walters MSC
Letters: Headline (letter), Michael Starr
Letters: Birth control (letter), Kevin Tighe
Letters: Insulting TV program (letter), K.L. Hanrahan
Letters: Tough teachings (letter), Mrs Maureen Federico
Letters: Offertory prayers (letter), John Mulholland
Letters: Exorcists (letter), Monica J. Hart
Letters: EWTN (letter), Jacqueline Donohue
Letters: Anonymity (letter), Narelle Mullins
Books: The New Faithful: Why Young Adults are Embracing Christian Orthodoxy, reviewed by Michael Gilchrist
Books: Scripture Diary 2003
Books: Bernard Of Clairvaux: Essential Writings, reviewed by Michael Daniel
Books: A Generation Betrayed: Deconstructing Catholic Education, by Eamonn Keane, reviewed by John Young
Books: Ideal Christmas Gifts from AD Books
Reflection: St Maria Goretti's 'perfect Christian death', Mary Kenny


Volume 15 Number 11 - December 2002 - January 2003 - BUY A COPY HERE

Editorial: Christmas 2002: the state of the Church, Peter Westmore
New Vatican Instruction on priesthood: the challenge to be another Christ, AD2000 Report
News: The Church Around the World, AD2000
Education: Most teachers reject Church teaching: ACU professor, Michael Gilchrist
Books: Biography of Archbishop Pell launched in Melbourne: author interviewed
Thomas Groome: his influence on religious education continues, Eamonn Keane
Brisbane Synod 2003: a leadership challenge, Peter D. Howard
'New' ecumenism fights secular culture: Protestant theologian
Archbishop Chaput: what makes a good leader?, Archbishop Charles J. Chaput
The sound of thunder and laughter: Hilaire Belloc re-considered, A.G. Evans
Letters: The Pell case (letter), Alan A. Hoysted
Letters: Clergy support (letter), Peter R. McNamara
Letters: Anti-Catholicism (letter), Glenn Talaue
Letters: Women's Commission (1) (letter), Sr Breda O'Reilly
Letters: Women's Commission (2) (letter), Dr Myles M. Kehoe
Letters: Bishops' initiative (letter), Therese Vassarotti
Letters: Bishop Power (letter), Fr G.H. Duggan SM
Letters: St Maria Goretti (letter), Anne Buchan
Letters: 'Misandry' (letter), Name and address supplied
Letters: Forgiveness (letter), John Schmid
Letters: Visionary (letter), Tom King
Letters: Newman (letter), Rev Julius C. Stonehouse
Letters: Apologetics (letter), Geoff Storey
Poetry: The New Year, D.C. Craig
Books: Bio-Engagement: Making a Christian Difference through Bioethics Today, reviewed by Bill Muehlenberg
Books: Eucharistic Devotion : renewing a timeless tradition / Heart of St Alphonsus, reviewed by Michael Daniel
Books: Barb of Fire: Twenty Poems of Blessed Elizabeth of the Trinity, reviewed by Michael Daniel
Books: Beyond the Blue Glass: Catholic Essays on Faith and Culture, Aidan Nichols OP, reviewed by Tracey Rowland
Books: Top Ten AD2000 Books for 2002
Books: Ideal Christmas Gifts from AD Books
Reflection: John Paul II on Christmas: 'the mystery of humanity redeemed by Christ', Pope John Paul II