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November 30, 2009

Vol.201 / No.17
Books
Stephen Bede ScharperNovember 30, 2009

For Thomas Berry, water, rocks and trees are not ancillary to his thought, but constitutive.

Signs Of the Times

" Detained Migrants Deserve Spiritual Care Migrants and refugees in prisons and detention centers have the same right to spiritual assistance as any other person, a U.S. bishop told a Vatican meeting. Bishop John C. Wester of Salt Lake City, chairman of the U.S. bishops’ Committee on Migration

Current Comment
The EditorsNovember 30, 2009

Downsizing the Man-Eaters; Wonderful Copenhagen?

Signs Of the Times
November 30, 2009

Over three million people in Colombia have been dislocated by civil war and violence related to drug trafficking.

The Word
Barbara E. ReidNovember 30, 2009

Second Sunday of Advent (C), Dec. 6, 2009

Faith in Focus
Jeannine M. JacobsNovember 30, 2009

Holding hands, not holding back

Signs Of the Times

" Close Guantánamo, Says Anti-torture Group Religious leaders have renewed their call to Congress seeking the immediate closure of the U.S. military prison at Guantánamo Bay, Cuba. The prison “is the symbol of our country’s violation of our deepest values” and must be