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May 4, 2009

Vol.200 / No.14

May 4, 2009

John PerryMay 04, 2009

The challenge of forging a lasting peace

Daniel PhilpottMay 04, 2009

Justice and reconciliation in the aftermath of atrocities

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
Angela ODonnellMay 04, 2009

For nearly 50 years Mary Oliver has been falling in love with the world and writing poems that invite readers to fall in love right along with her Evidence the Pulitzer Prize-winner rsquo s 19th book of poetry offers a bountiful collection of 46 new poems many of which explore terrain featured