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December 8, 2008

Vol.199 / No.19
The Word
Barbara E. ReidDecember 08, 2008

Third Sunday of Advent (B) Dec. 14, 2008

Stephen BonianDecember 08, 2008

The enduring spiritual power of icons

Editorials
The EditorsDecember 08, 2008

On Wall Street, reform is the order of the day.

Letters
December 08, 2008

Those Immortal Chaplains I cannot believe that in the article on military chaplaincy by John J. McLain, S.J. (“Showing God’s Face on the Battlefield,” 11/17), you did not tell the story behind the picture of that famous postage stamp which you used to illustrate the article; surely

Books
Claire Schaeffer-DuffyDecember 08, 2008

Even in the best of times American popular understanding of Muslims has been informed more by stereotype and suspicion than reality But since the terrorist attacks on Sept 11 2001 many perceive the divide between ldquo us rdquo and ldquo them rdquo as a chasm too wide to cross Anti-America

David GibsonDecember 08, 2008

Do Catholics really read the Bible?

Of Many Things
Dennis M. LinehanDecember 08, 2008

The global consciousness of America's editors