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October 3, 2011

Vol.205 / No.9
Books
Thomas R. MurphyOctober 03, 2011

Gordon Wood insists on treating the American founders as figures of their own time.

Signs Of the Times

In  2010, 15.1 percent of Americans—46.2 million people, an all-time high—were living in poverty.

David HollenbachOctober 03, 2011

How Catholic teaching can help shape the life of South Sudan

Mary KarrOctober 03, 2011

From the far star points of his pinned extremities,

Books
Michael Sean WintersOctober 03, 2011

What political evil is, and how to combat it, are among the most urgent issues of our time.

Signs Of the Times

The U.S. bishops have asked preists to address “the terrible toll the current economic turmoil is taking on families and communities.”

James Martin, SJOctober 03, 2011

The surprisingly joyful theology of 1 Thessalonians