April 20, 2009

April 20, 2009

The editors and staff of America and the U.S. Jesuit Conference Board invite you to celebrate a Mass of Thanksgiving for the 100th Anniversary of America Magazine. Saturday April 18, 2009 2:00 p.m. Saint Ignatius Loyola Church 980 Park Avenue New York, N.Y. 10028 Celebrating the Mass will be Archbis

Charles R. MorrisApril 20, 2009

America engages a new world: Charles Morris on the magazine from 1959-2009

Kyle T. KramerApril 20, 2009

An appreciation of Wendell Berry

First of all, I want to say, as speakers on great occasions always say, how honored I am to be here. For me it is very true. I have great and personal reasons for saying this. I first discovered America as Columbus was wont to say, back in the 1950's when a newly named editor invited me to come for

James Martin, S.J.April 20, 2009

After a year of planning, we still weren't sure how many people were going to attend our Centennial Mass on April 18.&nbsp After all, Timothy M. Dolan had just been installed as the archbishop of New York in a grand Mass at St. Patrick's Cathedral a few days before, and that Saturday came in

Of Many Things
Peter SchinellerApril 20, 2009

A Jesuit mission in Micronesia