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March 16, 2009

Vol.200 / No.9
Signs Of the Times
March 16, 2009

Despite receiving what he termed “hate mail” that questioned his appointment to the President’s Advisory Council on Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships, the Rev. Larry Snyder, president of Catholic Charities USA, said he welcomed the opportunity to bring the church’s vi

Jon M. SweeneyMarch 16, 2009

Both the hard facts and the fanciful legends about Patrick have the power to fascinate and instruct.

Of Many Things
James Martin, SJMarch 16, 2009

Finding joy at the L.A. Congress

Timothy Michael DolanMarch 16, 2009

A thing of mystery, a hint of eternity

Signs Of the Times
March 16, 2009

The Catholic Medical Association has joined forces with the Christian Medical Association and the American Association of Pro-Life Obstetricians and Gynecologists to combat what they see as a major threat to the conscience rights of health care professionals. The groups are joining in an effort to i


Religious Leaders Assess Causes, Consequences of Christian Exodus Religious leaders met in Detroit, Lebanon and Rome in February to address the accelerating emigration of Christians from the Middle East, an exodus that seriously threatens the survival of Christianity in the region. Currently betw