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December 14, 2009

Vol.201 / No.19
Signs Of the Times
December 14, 2009

A report describing in detail failures of church leaders in handling sexual abuse cases in the Archdiocese of Dublin has resulted in calls for further investigations.

The Word
Barbara E. Reid December 14, 2009

Fourth Sunday of Advent (C), Dec. 20, 2009

Maurice E. Stucke December 14, 2009

How the Great Recession provoked an economic examination of conscience

Art
John A. Coleman December 14, 2009

A new show of American paintings at the Met seeks to find clues to shifts in American self-understanding.

Signs Of the Times
December 14, 2009

Cardinal Cahal Daly was remembered for his "sustained efforts in the promotion of justice and peace in Northern Ireland."

Letters
December 14, 2009

Expert at Work Re “A Visitor’s Guide,” by Doris Gottemoeller, R.S.M. (11/23): It is no surprise that such a balanced, thoughtful and challenging article would be the work of Sister Doris Gottemoeller. Her insights reflect the manner in which she has exercised leadership roles in ma

Poem
Ethel Pochocki December 14, 2009

moonflowers,

like little saints