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December 14, 2009

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

Explosives were detonated inside St. Ephrem’s Church on Nov. 26, and the building was reduced to a “blackened shell.”

The Word
Barbara E. Reid December 14, 2009

Christmas Day (C), Dec. 25, 2009

Faith
Michael G. Ryan December 14, 2009

The case for a grass-roots review of the new Roman Missal

Theater
Michael V. Tueth December 14, 2009

"Next to Normal" tells the story of a woman afflicted with bipolar disorder and the effect her illness has on her family.

Signs Of the Times
December 14, 2009

Edward Schillebeeckx, O.P., served as theological adviser to the Dutch bishops during the Second Vatican Council and was seen as the main inspiration behind the Dutch catechism for adults.

Of Many Things
Drew Christiansen December 14, 2009

At 96, my mother is pulling away from us, but her spirit has not vanished.

Signs Of the Times
December 14, 2009

The bill now before the Senate creates "new and completely unacceptable federal policy that endangers human life and rights of conscience,” three leading bishops said.