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December 10, 2007

Vol.197 / No.19
Of Many Things
Drew ChristiansenDecember 10, 2007

Cardinal William Keeler and Catholic-Jewish relations

Rabbi Daniel F. PolishDecember 10, 2007

They start arriving in August: the interminable parade of catalogues hawking tantalizing Christmas wares. Before I have finished writing my High Holy Day sermons, before the start of school, long before the leaves have turned, before anyone has given the remotest thought to getting bags of candy for

News

Stem cell breakthrough, new bishops in China, Oregon abuse settlement

Culture
Patricia A. KossmannDecember 10, 2007

Christmas reading recommendations from our literary editor.

Current Comment
The EditorsDecember 10, 2007

Identifying immigrants, violence against women, the rise of Hugo Chavez

Ivan J. KauffmanDecember 10, 2007

With its vividly re-enacted scenes of torture, book burning and violence, the PBS series “Secret Files of the Inquisition” made clear that stereotypical views of the Inquisition are not going away anytime soon. It also ensured that a negative interpretation of this Catholic history will