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December 13, 2010

Vol.203 / No.18
Signs Of the Times

The current outbreak of cholera has aggravated an already difficult situation for Haitians, the bishops said.

Drew ChristiansenDecember 13, 2010

Hymn to Matter” may be one of the oddest-seeming prayers ever penned by a priest. Christians pray to God, to the saints, to the angels perhaps, and sometimes to deceased loved ones. But a hymn to matter? To atoms and rocks, gases and plasma, minerals and stardust? It sounds like idolatry, and

Film
Harry ForbesDecember 13, 2010

"The King's Speech" is no musty historical drama

The Word
Barbara E. ReidDecember 13, 2010

Fourth Sunday of Advent (A), Dec. 19, 2010

Culture
Maryann Cusimano LoveDecember 13, 2010

A roundup up children's books for the Christmas season

Signs Of the Times

Eight bishops in communion with Pope Benedict XVI laid their hands on Father Guo, whose ordination was illicit in the eyes of the church.

Current Comment
The EditorsDecember 13, 2010

O Holy Not; Don't Assassinate; Illegal Organ Trading