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December 14, 2009

Vol.201 / No.19
Art
John A. ColemanDecember 14, 2009

A new show of American paintings at the Met seeks to find clues to shifts in American self-understanding.

Signs Of the Times
December 14, 2009

Cardinal Cahal Daly was remembered for his "sustained efforts in the promotion of justice and peace in Northern Ireland."

Letters
December 14, 2009

Expert at Work Re “A Visitor’s Guide,” by Doris Gottemoeller, R.S.M. (11/23): It is no surprise that such a balanced, thoughtful and challenging article would be the work of Sister Doris Gottemoeller. Her insights reflect the manner in which she has exercised leadership roles in ma

Poetry
Ethel PochockiDecember 14, 2009

moonflowers,

like little saints

Signs Of the Times
December 14, 2009

A group that aids migrants crossing the U.S.-Mexico border has been ticketed him for littering after leaving supplies for the refugees.

Signs Of the Times
December 14, 2009

Orthodox Christians in predominantly Muslim Turkey "don't feel that we enjoy our full rights as Turkish citizens," said Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew of Constantinople, the spiritual head of the world's 300 million Orthodox.

Current Comment
The EditorsDecember 14, 2009

Bloggers Beware; Venerabile Subito!; Art That Frees and Enslaves