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December 22, 2008

Vol.199 / No.21

December 22, 2008

Leo J. O'Donovan, S.J.December 22, 2008

Malcolm Miller illumines the Gothic jewel.

Nancy NeedhamDecember 22, 2008

A Nativity encounter in the Deep South

Emily BrennanDecember 22, 2008

An alcoholic’s life never takes him farther than within reach of his booze. The set of Conor McPherson’s new drama, The Seafarer, playing at the Steppenwolf in Chicago from December 4 to February 8

Of Many Things
Drew Christiansen, S.J.December 22, 2008

The Holy Land as the 'Fifth Gospel'

December 22, 2008

Father and Sir In your issue on “The Chaplain Controversy” (11/17), Deacon Tom Cornell and John J. McLain, S.J., agree that soldiers need priests. I agree too. I am a veteran of this current war, and was honorably discharged almost two years ago from the Navy as a conscientious objector.

Drew Christiansen, S.J.December 22, 2008

A new instruction on bioethics from the Vatican