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February 1, 2010

Vol.202 / No.3
Signs Of the Times
February 01, 2010

The bishops urged both Palestinians and Israelis to support public officials who “take courageous initiatives for a just resolution of the conflict."

Signs Of the Times
February 01, 2010

A pastoral letter said major sporting events often see "systems put in place to satisfy the demand for paid sex."

Columns
Kyle T. KramerFebruary 01, 2010

Seminarians and lay ministers should receive the same quality formation.

Books
Michael P. OrsiFebruary 01, 2010

Mitch Albom's new book exemplifies a typically American, trans-sectarian optimism.

Signs Of the Times
February 01, 2010

The pope responded to the widespread impression that Pope Pius XII did not do enough to speak out against the Holocaust.

The Word
Barbara E. ReidFebruary 01, 2010

Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time (C), Feb. 7, 2010

Letters
February 01, 2010

Approaching “Spiritual Death” Re “Weakened by Defense” (Editorial, 1/18): Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. warned that a nation that spends more on war than on meeting human needs is approaching spiritual death. Afghanistan war costs are budgeted at $65 billion for fiscal 2010. The