August 26-September 2, 2013

Vol.209 / No.5

August 26-September 2, 2013

Ken Homan, S.J.August 15, 2013

The spiritual implications of fracking

Of Many Things
Matt Malone, S.J.August 15, 2013

Wellfleet’s outer beach is just about an hour’s drive from my boyhood home on Cape Cod. The spot is well known for a steep, 50-foot sand cliff that rises behind it, topped by a gently sloping upland that affords a graceful vista of the Atlantic, exactly the sort of spot that prompted Hen

Letters
Our readersAugust 15, 2013

Not ConvincedIn “Beyond the Fortnight” (7/1), Archbishop William E. Lori addresses some issues quite clearly. I appreciate that. However, there are numerous issues that he has not made so clear for me to understand.For example, Archbishop Lori demands that companies and individuals recei

Editorials
The EditorsAugust 15, 2013

Pope Francis’ witness on immigration is timely for Americans as reform hangs in the balance.

Politics & Society Ideas
Sam Sawyer, S.J. August 15, 2013

The dogmatic thinking that convinced us that a phone could (should!) be a sheer piece of glass, that a swipe of a finger on a screen should feel like moving a real object, and that the Internet should be in our pockets has opened up tremendous possibilities.

Books
Francis A. SullivanDecember 10, 2013

'Ever Ancient, Ever New' by John R. Quinn

Books
M. Shawn CopelandDecember 10, 2013

'Wounds That Would Not Heal' by Russell Nieli