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December 6, 2010

Vol.203 / No.17

December 6, 2010

The EditorsDecember 06, 2010

Readers share suggestions for keeping Christmas sacred

Joseph G. BockDecember 06, 2010

The unique role of Catholic N.G.O.'s in Haiti's recovery

The EditorsDecember 06, 2010

A Night to Remember

On the first Sunday of Advent, our family's 100-year-old presepio is erected in a corner of Nonna's living room. Each year two grandchildren, with awe and reverence, uncover the figures central to this event.

John F. HaughtDecember 06, 2010

Religion, science and the desire to be good

Of Many Things
Maurice Timothy ReidyDecember 06, 2010

In a divided church, the work of the Catholic Common Ground Initiative remains as important as ever.

Letters
December 06, 2010

God Wills It Re your editorial “Two Peoples, One State” (11/15): You do not know what you are saying and whom you are confronting. You are confronting the God of Abraham, Isaac and Jacob, who himself set the borders of Israel. In fact, Israel is the only nation on earth whose borders hav

Editorials
The EditorsDecember 06, 2010

The U.S. needs to have a strong voice in world affairs, especially on an issue as crucial as nuclear weapons.