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May 30, 2011

Vol.204 / No.18
Signs Of the Times

The pope’s long-term aim is not simply to allow the old and new rites to coexist but to move toward a “common rite.”

Editorials
The EditorsMay 30, 2011

In moderation a drink can be a help to fellowship. Used irresponsibly, alcohol ruins lives.

Books
Karen Sue SmithMay 30, 2011

Whatever fed Alice Neels desire to paint cannot be explained by the facts of her complex life.

Signs Of the Times

The U.S. bishops' harsh critique of a Elizabeth Johnson's book was not meant to question her “dedication, honor, creativity or service.”

Peter SteinfelsMay 30, 2011

Weighing the moral authority of bishops

Television
Charles K. WilberMay 30, 2011

HBO’s 'Too Big to Fail' chronicles the financial crisis created by Wall Street's rash risk-taking.

Of Many Things
Edward W. SchmidtMay 30, 2011

In Jesuit life, one finds connections all over the world.