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April 20, 2009

Vol.200 / No.13
Art
Leo J. O'DonovanApril 20, 2009

How can the artist's simple portraits and still lifes possibly affect us as deeply as they do?

Signs Of the Times
April 20, 2009

"This is a step in the right direction," said Father Jose Espino, a priest of the Miami Archdiocese and a Cuban native.

Signs Of the Times
April 20, 2009

"There will be nothing expected of you but your presence and your willingness to pray with me," said Pittsburgh Bishop David A. Zubik.

Kyle T. KramerApril 20, 2009

An appreciation of Wendell Berry

Signs Of the Times
April 20, 2009

We are simply beyond capacity at this point, said a Catholic Charities worker in St. Louis, Mo.

Signs Of the Times
April 20, 2009

Tom McCluskey, vice president of FRC Action, the legislative arm of the Washington-based Family Research Council, said the effort to ratify amendments to the U.S. Constitution may provide a better analogy for state-by-state campaigns to restrict abortion than efforts to abolish the death penalty. Bu

Of Many Things
Peter SchinellerApril 20, 2009

A Jesuit mission in Micronesia