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December 7, 2009

Vol.201 / No.18
Books
Richard R. GaillardetzDecember 07, 2009

John Allen's 'The Future Church,' reviewed

Signs Of the Times
December 07, 2009

The bishops heard a report from an ongoing study of sexual abuse by priests conducted by the John Jay College of Criminal Justice.

Letters
December 07, 2009

More Than Disagreeing Thank you for the excellent commentary (“Slandering the President,” by John Kavanaugh,S.J., 11/23). I’ve been waiting for the Catholic hierarchy to make similar statements about these sins of slander, calumny and libel. No matter what the side and what the rea

Music
David E. NantaisDecember 07, 2009

On his latest tour Bruce Springsteen was on a mission: to give the audience permission to forget the depressing news headlines.

Current Comment
The EditorsDecember 07, 2009

The Death of the NPLC; The Geography of Justice

Signs Of the Times
December 07, 2009

The organization has pledged "to continue its services even if a same-sex marriage bill passes” said Bishop Barry C. Knestout.

Tom QuigleyDecember 07, 2009

How collaboration among the churches of the Americas began