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December 14, 2009

Vol.201 / No.19

December 14, 2009

Maurice E. StuckeDecember 14, 2009

How the Great Recession provoked an economic examination of conscience

Dejia Solomon, 12, is anointed with chrism by Father Christopher Nowak during Mass April 2 at St. John of God Church in Central Islip, N.Y.
Faith
Michael G. RyanDecember 14, 2009

The case for a grass-roots review of the new Roman Missal

Of Many Things
Drew Christiansen, S.J.December 14, 2009

At 96, my mother is pulling away from us, but her spirit has not vanished.

Letters
December 14, 2009

Expert at Work Re “A Visitor’s Guide,” by Doris Gottemoeller, R.S.M. (11/23): It is no surprise that such a balanced, thoughtful and challenging article would be the work of Sister Doris Gottemoeller. Her insights reflect the manner in which she has exercised leadership roles in ma

Editorials
The EditorsDecember 14, 2009

If the planet is to survive, all nations must construct an equitable structure for energy consumption.

Faith in Focus
B. G. KelleyDecember 14, 2009

God, Bob Cousy and me

Art
John A. ColemanDecember 14, 2009

A new show of American paintings at the Met seeks to find clues to shifts in American self-understanding.