Cover Image

August 31, 2009

Vol.201 / No.5
Signs Of the Times
August 31, 2009

Pope Benedict XVI’s message about environmental protection in Charity in Truth has applications both in daily life and in the political arena, adovocates say.

Current Comment
The EditorsAugust 31, 2009

The Faith of Francis Collins; Remembering Eunice Shriver

Scott McConnahaAugust 31, 2009

Recent attacks against health care reform and its supporters—based on fears of expanded abortion coverage and state-sponsored euthanasia—are as absurd as Don Quixote’s battles against windmills. Of course, I do not believe opponents of reform are insane, as Don Quixote was thought to be, but the

Books
William C. MillsAugust 31, 2009

A collection of everyday stories of Christians long forgotten

Signs Of the Times
August 31, 2009

A conference addresses expanding a successful Lectio Divina Scripture study program for Hispanic Catholics.

John M. D'ArcyAugust 31, 2009

A pastoral reflection on the controversy at Notre Dame

Film
Robert BarronAugust 31, 2009

'District 9' looks at a problem that has concerned philosophers from Hegel to Levinas.