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November 26, 2012

Vol.207 / No.16
Books
Maurice Timothy Reidy November 26, 2012

Anthony Shadid put his life in harm rsquo s way so many times that his death in February 2012 has come to seem foreordained Here was a reporter who made his name in the crosshairs of war in Iraq of course but also in Israel and Lebanon In 2002 he was shot by an Israeli sniper in Ramallah while

Signs Of the Times

The new archbishop of Canterbury is Justin Welby, 56, a former oil executive who “was unable to get away from a sense of God calling.’

James Martin, SJ November 26, 2012

Joy and the Visitation

Books
Cecilio Morales November 26, 2012

Paul Krugman on our "gratuitous" recession

Columns
John J. DiIulio, Jr. November 26, 2012

Latino Catholics are America's demographic and democratic future.

Signs Of the Times
Kevin Clarke November 26, 2012

The Israeli prime minister was among the first to call the president after his victory.

Signs Of the Times

Deteriorating conditions in Syria prompted Pope Benedict XVI to cancel a planned visit by a delegation of cardinals and bishops.