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August 13, 2007

Vol.197 / No.4
Books
William J. ByronAugust 13, 2007

I found myself rooting for this book as I went through the early pages But about one-third through Consumed I began thinking ldquo repetitious rdquo then tried to convince myself that it had a nice ldquo range rdquo but eventually had to admit that it was a rambling reflection best described

Claudette HabeschAugust 13, 2007

Editors Note: East Jerusalem, often called by journalists Arab East Jerusalem, has been for centuries the heart of Palestinian life. After the 1948 Israeli War of Independence, it continued to serve as the center of Palestinian commercial, religious and cultural activity. Even with the unification o

Poetry
Jenn CavanaughAugust 13, 2007

They ask how she grin through that face with that life.

Of Many Things
Drew ChristiansenAugust 13, 2007

The vitality of the Catholic Church in China today is a wonder.

Editorials
The EditorsAugust 13, 2007

To connect with God, it is sometimes necessary to disconnect.

Columns
Maryann Cusimano LoveAugust 13, 2007

Peace I leave with you; my peace I give to you. Not as the world gives do I give it to you. Do not let your hearts be troubled or afraid (John 14:27). Jesus commissions his disciples with these words at the Last Supper. But what does it mean to be called to be peacebuilders with Christ? Two hundred

Faith in Focus
Lisa KellyAugust 13, 2007

I used to be a soccer mom, minivan and all. But this morning I had to roll down the windows on my 14-year-old jeep to get all the mosquitoes out that had festered there from the night before. I used to like to grill out on nice summer nights. I havent grilled out for the last two years, out of respe