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November 30, 2009

Vol.201 / No.17
Signs Of the Times
November 30, 2009

Over three million people in Colombia have been dislocated by civil war and violence related to drug trafficking.

The Word
Barbara E. ReidNovember 30, 2009

Second Sunday of Advent (C), Dec. 6, 2009

Faith in Focus
Jeannine M. JacobsNovember 30, 2009

Holding hands, not holding back

Signs Of the Times

" Close Guantánamo, Says Anti-torture Group Religious leaders have renewed their call to Congress seeking the immediate closure of the U.S. military prison at Guantánamo Bay, Cuba. The prison “is the symbol of our country’s violation of our deepest values” and must be

Letters
November 30, 2009

Ecumenism in the Classroom I was excited to read the excellent article “Basketball Diary,” by B. G. Kelley (11/16). When I first came to the evangelical school where I teach English, I was the only Catholic. Now, in my 10th year, I have three Catholic colleagues. I too have felt a stro

Film
John AndersonNovember 30, 2009

"Precious: Based on the Novel 'Push' by Sapphire"

Signs Of the Times
November 30, 2009

The embargo “undeniably has a negative influence on the life of the people,” Archbishop Celli told Vatican Radio Nov. 13.