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James Carroll

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James Carroll

James Carroll is a scholar-in-residence at Suffolk University, columnist for the Boston Globe, and author of the bestselling Constantine’s Sword. His most recent book is Practicing Catholic.


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After two months of world-historic protest and rebellion in streets and squares across the Arab world, Americans are seeing Arabs and Muslims as if for the first time, and we are, despite ourselves, impressed and moved.

Will Roman Catholicism be swept into the rising tide of religious fundamentalism?

Sacred violence, again unleashed in 2001, could prove as destructive as in 1096.