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March 3, 2008

Vol.198 / No.7
Karen Sue SmithMarch 03, 2008

Editorial Director Karen Sue Smith meditates on three images for Lent and Easter. Watch the audio slide show.

Current Comment
The EditorsMarch 03, 2008

Really short stories, Australia's apology, Darfur's displaced

Columns
Maryann Cusimano LoveMarch 03, 2008

We can learn a few things from the Irish. No, I’m not talking about the laudable contributions of Irish literature, music, peace in Northern Ireland, their economic miracle or even all the fuss about saving civilization. We can learn from practical and successful Irish approaches to greening t

Books
T. S. McMillinMarch 03, 2008

Philip F Gura is one of America 8217 s leading historians a prolific scholar who has dealt with a wide variety of subjects from the twang of banjos to the angry God of Jonathan Edwards His research and writing on the American Transcendentalists 8212 a 8220 club of the like-minded 8221 as

Faith Faith in Focus
Greg KandraMarch 03, 2008

Bless me, Father, for I have sinned.

Faith The Word
Daniel J. HarringtonMarch 03, 2008

The Bible's greatest and most powerful image of hope is that of resurrection.

Editorials
The EditorsMarch 03, 2008

Coal is now used to generate half the electricity consumed in the United States, and its use is likely to grow as efforts are made to reduce dependence on foreign oil. Coal-powered plants, however, create carbon dioxide, a main contributor to global warming. It is estimated that coal-fired plants cr