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May 4, 2009

Vol.200 / No.14

May 4, 2009

Daniel PhilpottMay 04, 2009

Justice and reconciliation in the aftermath of atrocities

John PerryMay 04, 2009

The challenge of forging a lasting peace

Of Many Things

May presents us with many celebratory occasions.

Letters
May 04, 2009

Amazing Grace Thanks to Frank Moan, S.J., for his reflections on prayer (“Finally, God’s Voice,” 2/9). It takes courage to punch through the veneers of doctrine and dogma and arrive at a place and time that is infused with God. Moan speaks to the sterility of words that can so easi

Editorials
The EditorsMay 04, 2009

Silence and fervent prayer are no longer adequate responses to the priest shortage in the United States.

Books
Peter HeineggMay 04, 2009

Professor William Goetzmann has had a long and distinguished career at Yale University and the University of Texas Austin going all the way back to 1966 when he won the Pulitzer Prize for Exploration and Empire The score of books he has written or co-authored have concentrated on the American We