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June 8, 2009

Vol.200 / No.18

June 8, 2009

Thomas G. CaseyJune 08, 2009

The case for replacing Latin as the official language of the church

Brenna CussenJune 08, 2009

Six weeks ago my colleagues and I from the Catholic Worker attempted to cross into Gaza, but we were not allowed through. We carried with us six large suitcases containing $18,000 worth of medical supplies destined for Al Shifa Hospital, as well as letters, drawings and toys sent by American

Kathleen McChesneyJune 08, 2009

Reassessing the Charter for the Protection of Children and Young People

Guy CliftonJune 08, 2009

Now is the time to make the necessary reforms.

Of Many Things

Rediscovering Teilhard's 'The Divine Milieu'

Letters
June 08, 2009

A True Scandal How disappointed I was to read your editorial calling for the U.S. bishops to narrow their policy regarding speakers and awards at Catholic institutions. Indeed, at least in my part of the world, the decision of the University of Notre Dame to grant an honorary degree to Barack Obama

Editorials
The EditorsJune 08, 2009

In spite of optimism, the goal of stabilizing major banks is insufficient to the problem at hand.