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February 18, 2008

Vol.198 / No.5
Faith The Word
Daniel J. HarringtonFebruary 18, 2008

“Where then can we get this living water?”

Faith in Focus
Lea PovozhaevFebruary 18, 2008

I glanced at the clock on the small table between the bed and the rocking chair: 6:45 a.m. It was Saturday of Labor Day weekend, but every day felt drowned in the monotony of motherhood. The baby would need to be nursed soon. I rolled onto my back to say my morning rule of prayer, at least the parts

Editorials
The EditorsFebruary 18, 2008

The withdrawal of former Senator John Edwards from the Democratic primary field following his third-place finish in his native South Carolina deprives the national political debate of an uncommon degree of honesty and intelligence. Early in the campaign, contrary to conventional political practice,

Books
Paul J. ContinoFebruary 18, 2008

'Classics for Pleasure,' reviewed

Thomas A. ShannonFebruary 18, 2008

Are feeding tubes now obligatory?

Of Many Things
James T. KeaneFebruary 18, 2008

Who is America's patron saint?

Faith in Focus
Michael V. TuethFebruary 18, 2008

Tim Burtons Sweeney Todd, a wicked, bloody triumph of filmmaking, has caught the attention of both critics and audiences and has received numerous nominations and awards. There are, however, a couple of things one should know before buying a ticket. First, it is a musical, which neither the advertis