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October 8, 2007

Vol.197 / No.10
Books
Michael P. OrsiOctober 08, 2007

A life of an early Protestant evangelist, reviewed

Faith in Focus
Emil A. WcelaOctober 08, 2007

We are fast becoming extinct, we dinosaur Catholics who passed through childhood, adolescence and into adult years with the Latin Mass. Now men and women in the generations after us are talking a lot about the Latin Mass. Perhaps my personal recollections of the journey from Latin to English, surely

Of Many Things
Drew Christiansen, S.J.October 08, 2007

Charles Taylor and Catholic religious life today

News

Indian Bishop Requests Tree Saplings as GiftA newly installed archbishop in a central Indian state made an unusual demand of those wanting to congratulate him on his appointment. He said he welcomed gifts, but they had to be tree saplings. Archbishop Leo Cornelio of Bhopal told UCA News, an Asian ch

Editorials
The EditorsOctober 08, 2007

The United States is in danger of losing the war in Iraq. The risk of defeat is real, despite the modest military successes described to Congress last month by U.S. General David H. Petraeus. For the war primarily requires a political resolution, not a military one, and in this area even the Bush ad

Books
Olga BonfiglioOctober 08, 2007

Oct 7 is the first anniversary of the murder of the Russian journalist Anna Politkovskaya It is a notable day for her fellow journalists who admire her courage and commitment to the cause of free speech It is also a sad day because it brings to the surface the haunting truth that journalists ha