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July 16, 2007

Vol.197 / No.2
The Word

Our Sunday Gospel readings this summer from Luke rsquo s journey narrative provide a framework or outline for developing a sound Christian spirituality One essential element in any variety of Christian spirituality is prayer Luke rsquo s Gospel is an excellent place to learn about biblical prayer

Faith in Focus
Martin PableJuly 16, 2007

As my spiritual directee described what she called “a meltdown” in talking with her husband, she sighed, “I just don’t care anymore.” Things were not going well at the parish where she is on staff. She was fatigued; her husband was not recovering well from an injury; sh

The EditorsJuly 16, 2007

Americans have finally accepted the need for "greener" living.

John CoughlanJuly 16, 2007

A review of Philip Jenkins's book on Europe and Islam

Drew ChristiansenJuly 16, 2007

From 2007, Drew Christiansen, S.J., on Pope Benedict's unexpected success as a diplomat

Of Many Things

Priest, namesake, friend--memories of Fr. Maurice Reidy

July 16, 2007

Wrestling Long and Hard

As a member of the International Commission on English in the Liturgy, I want to praise Bishop Donald W. Trautman, who usefully highlights some of the challenges facing translators of the Roman Missal (How Accessible Are the New Mass Translations? 5/21).