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May 4, 2009

Vol.200 / No.14
Books
John A. Coleman May 04, 2009

'Cruel and Unusual': a book about television, punishment and God

Signs Of the Times
May 04, 2009

The Benedictine priest Stanley L. Jaki (left), a Hungarian-born author, physicist, philosopher and theologian, died on April 7 in Madrid.

Margaret Benefiel May 04, 2009

Desmond Tutu's quest for unity

Books
Marie Anne Mayeski May 04, 2009

Sister Marilyn Lacey rsquo s account of her journey to and through the experience of working with refugees can be read first of all as an adventure story It is her own adventure but also that of the many refugees she meets told with a simple directness that engages the reader from the outset Li

Signs Of the Times
May 04, 2009

Currently, if anything about Christianity is taught, it is about the Crusades and the Inquisition. There is no teaching of comparative religion.

Current Comment
The Editors May 04, 2009

Reviving Amtrak; New York's New Archbishop

Books
Thomas J. Shelley May 04, 2009

Roger Collins' history of the papacy, reviewed