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November 16, 2009

Vol.201 / No.15
Books
David Garrison November 16, 2009

Here is a small book of images artfully constructed and melancholy with only one story to tell but a story with two parts the end is coming life goes on As the title indicates each poem in this the 19th volume from Charles Wright contains six lines but six lines visually attenuated always

Signs Of the Times
November 16, 2009

The Diocese of Bridgeport said it was disappointed that the court declined to hear its final petition regarding the ordered release of documents from sex abuse cases.

Austen Ivereigh November 16, 2009

What will come of the Vatican's invitation to Anglicans?

Art
Leo J. O'Donovan November 16, 2009

John LaFarge anticipated the art of the Impressionists in his simplified landscapes and exquisitely painted flower studies.

Editorials
The Editors November 16, 2009

If there is a fundamental right to bear arms, there is also a responsibility to regulate their sale and use.

Poem
Kathy Coffey November 16, 2009

The birds of the hands:

Signs Of the Times
November 16, 2009

A Vatican official argues that since globalization has an impact on the movement of people, it must be the focus of Christian attention.