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April 12, 2010

Vol.202 / No.12
Film
John P. McCarthy April 12, 2010

Though it may scare you at times, the film “The Eclipse” ultimately bestows a sense of tranquility.

Signs Of the Times
April 12, 2010

Two pending federal lawsuits seek to pull the Vatican into U.S. courts over claims that it is liable for damages to victims of sexual abuse by priests

Thomas J. Reese April 12, 2010

When the clergy sexual abuse crisis exploded in the United States, most Vatican officials and European churchmen considered it an American problem. Then when Canada and Ireland experienced a similar crisis, it became an “English speaking” problem. Rather than seeing the crisis in the United

Nicholas P. Cafardi April 12, 2010

Why did the bishops fight health care reform until the end?

Signs Of the Times
April 12, 2010

Drenching rains already are turning tent camps outside Port-au-Prince into muddy quagmires.

Signs Of the Times
April 12, 2010

Catholic officials condemned the slayings of 10 young people in the state of Durango and suspended long-running Holy Week missionary programs.

Editorials
The Editors April 12, 2010

The church needs to respond to the burgeoning sexual abuse crisis with the urgency it demands.