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August 15, 2011

Vol.205 / No.4
Signs Of the Times

Archbishop Pietro Sambi, the apostolic nuncio to the United States since 2006, “enjoyed the highest respect and deepest affection” of the nation’s Catholics, Archbishop Timothy M. Dolan said.

Of Many Things
Patricia A. Kossmann August 15, 2011

The story of unpaid caregivers

Signs Of the Times

The Rev. Antonio Mora ministers to a town under siege, where masked men guard checkpoints and roads are blocked by burnt cars.

Signs Of the Times

The ongoing drought and famine afflicting Somalia and other East African nations is "a humanitarian crisis that cries out for help to Christians throughout the world."

Kyle T. Kramer August 15, 2011

Mother nature always collects on her debts.

Signs Of the Times

According to a new U.N. report, Palestinian families within the Israeli-administered Area C on the West Bank are being driven from their homes.

The Word
Barbara E. Reid August 15, 2011

Twenty-First Sunday in Ordinary Time (A), Aug. 21, 2011