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November 15, 2010

Vol.203 / No.14
Film
Maurice Timothy ReidyNovember 15, 2010

A “feel-good film” is the oddest of descriptions of a movie about human dismemberment. Yet in the case of "127 Hours," the cliché is apt.

Steve SchneckNovember 15, 2010

This article is reprinted courtesy of Catholics in Alliance for the Common Good.

Yeats is on my mind, following last evening's election returns. Remember the line? "Things fall apart; the centre cannot hold

Letters
November 15, 2010

Disgruntled vs. Gruntled According to your editorial “Voting Bloc” (10/25), the disgruntled folk are the more energized portion of the electorate. For sure they are the most energetic bloggers. But allow me as a reasonably “gruntled” citizen to put in a word. The Obama admini

Books
Claire Shaeffer-DuffyNovember 15, 2010

The exacting Christianity of the Amish

Signs Of the Times

Religiously mixed marriages have shown a significant decline among American Catholics in the past 20 years.

Of Many Things
Patricia A. KossmannNovember 15, 2010

November is a time to honor the memory of the souls and saints who have gone before us.

Ideas
Robert EllsbergNovember 15, 2010

For years after their separation, Dorothy Day continued to hope that her former lover would agree to marry her.