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June 21, 2010

Vol.202 / No.20

June 21, 2010

America’s Web site has been awarded first place for the third year in a row by the Catholic Press Association. Many thanks to all of our friends and contributors for making this happen.

Kevin O'RourkeJune 21, 2010

The complicated reasons behind an abortion at a Catholic hospital

Of Many Things

A distressing new report outlines the participation of medical professionals in torture.

June 21, 2010

Unfortunate Misunderstanding Please allow me to respond to two letters that appeared in your May 31 issue concerning the liturgical use of the capa magna at the solemn pontifical Mass celebrated by Bishop Slattery in Washington, D.C. Bishop Slattery has received close to 2,000 letters and e-mail mes

The EditorsJune 21, 2010

No human can calculate the cost of the oil spill to God's good creation.

Faith in Focus
Douglas W. KmiecJune 21, 2010

My father's life was an invaluable lesson in political participation.