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October 15, 2007

Vol.197 / No.11
Claire Schaeffer-DuffyOctober 15, 2007

A Middle Eastern murder mystery, reviewed

Faith in Focus
Thomas B. CurranOctober 15, 2007

The lessons of Francis de Sales and Ignatius Loyola

Current Comment
The EditorsOctober 15, 2007

A Church in Qatar Despite the bleak news about the situation of Christians in much of the Middle East, there are occasional bright spots and reasons for hope. One glows in the southern part of Doha, the capital of Qatar, on a large parcel of land provided by the emir, Sheik Hamad bin Khalifa Al-Th

Terry GolwayOctober 15, 2007

Can U.S. automakers recover?

Alexia Kelly, John GehringOctober 15, 2007

Victor Hugo, the 19th-century French writer, famously remarked that nothing is more powerful than an idea whose time has come. The common good—a classic theme of moral and political philosophy with deep roots in Catholic social teaching—is an old idea that has found new life in contempor

October 15, 2007

Air Time Given to Presidential Campaigns

The Word
Daniel J. HarringtonOctober 15, 2007

Luke rsquo s Gospel is sometimes called ldquo the Gospel of Prayer rdquo because in it Jesus prays at the most important moments in his life and because it contains two substantial instructions devoted to Jesus rsquo teachings on prayer 11 1-13 and 18 1-14 In the first passage Jesus offers a s