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August 17, 2009

Vol.201 / No.4
Books
John C. HawleyAugust 17, 2009

In his poetry Killian McDonnell takes Yahweh to task

Signs Of the Times
August 17, 2009

Sister Carol Keehan decried reports that Catholic health care leaders are “working at cross-purposes” with the U.S. bishops on the abortion issue.

Signs Of the Times
August 17, 2009

Special Olympics founder Eunice Kennedy Shriver, who died Aug. 11, was "a woman of ardent faith and generous public service" said the apostolic nuncio to the United States.

Alon Ben-MeirAugust 17, 2009

How long is the U.S. prepared to stay in Afghanistan?

Ideas
Richard LeonardAugust 17, 2009

It should not surprise us that the superhero genre has shaped our culture's understanding of Jesus.

Signs Of the Times
August 17, 2009

The Mexican Catholic bishops’ conference has criticized federal police for bursting into a Mass in the state of Michoaca.

Of Many Things
James Martin, SJAugust 17, 2009

Introducing our new culture editor, sans ascot and monocle