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October 15, 2007

Vol.197 / No.11
Books
Thomas H. GroomeOctober 15, 2007

This is an important book for the crucial question it raises and its mode of response as much as for how well it succeeds It asks about 8220 how to pass on religious tradition to youth in the context of the contemporary culture of the United States 8221 The response derived from papers of a

Kyle T. KramerOctober 15, 2007

At dawn I fired up my old Ford farm tractor. It is three years older than I am and the same age as my wife, who has weathered the decades far better than it has. Various fluids leak out when it is parked or running. The power steering works only occasionally. The engine runs hot if it has worked too

Of Many Things
James T. KeaneOctober 15, 2007

The agony of October baseball

News

Archbishop O’Brien Installed in Baltimore A crowd of about 2,000 people filled the Cathedral of Mary Our Queen in Baltimore Oct. 1 to celebrate the installation of Archbishop Edwin F. O’Brien as the 15th archbishop of Baltimore. In a ceremony rich with tradition, Archbishop O’Brien

Tim PadgettOctober 15, 2007

Immigration reform is not domestic policy; its foreign policy.

Letters
October 15, 2007

Staying the Course The problem with your latest editorial on Iraq, A Diplomatic Surge (10/8), is that like many Democrats and some Republicans, you have embraced defeat. The template of the media and liberals in general at the very beginning of this war was and is defeat: This is Vietnam, and we can

Books
Claire Schaeffer-DuffyOctober 15, 2007

A Middle Eastern murder mystery, reviewed