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June 18, 2012

Vol.206 / No.20
Signs Of the Times

Cardinal Reinhard Marx of Germany called for a “social market economy” in the wake of the fiscal crisis that has gripped much of Europe.

Current Comment
The Editors June 18, 2012

Egypt's First Steps; Cover Story; Too Much Talk

Edward W. Schmidt June 18, 2012

Garry Wills on Ambrose, Augustine, and the mystery of Baptism

The Word
Peter Feldmeier June 18, 2012

Nativity of St. John the Baptist (B), June 24, 2012

June 18, 2012

A Children’s Crusade Re “Grading the Missal” (5/28): My fear is that the ancient rule “Lex orandi, lex credendi” (the rule of prayer is the rule of faith) will prove all too true, and we will begin to imagine and relate to the formal, distant deity enshrined in our litu

Signs Of the Times

Many of Egypt’s Christians said they would support candidates who served under ousted President Hosni Mubarak,

Christine Firer Hinze June 18, 2012

Christine Firer Hinze on the Vatican, U.S. sisters and the L.C.W.R.