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December 14, 2009

Vol.201 / No.19
Signs Of the Times
December 14, 2009

The bill now before the Senate creates "new and completely unacceptable federal policy that endangers human life and rights of conscience,” three leading bishops said.

Signs Of the Times
December 14, 2009

A total of four bishops have now resigned as a result of a recent report on how the Dublin Archdiocese covered up allegations of clerical sex abuse.

Columns
Margaret SilfDecember 14, 2009

My neighbors were willing to take children of any age and any degree of disability.

Television
Dominic J. GrassiDecember 14, 2009

The PBS series “Scenes From a Parish” chooses not to dwell on the forces that sap the energy from so many church communities today.

Signs Of the Times
December 14, 2009

U.S. bishops plan to launch a postcard campaign in 2010 to urge Congress to make comprehensive immigration reform its next priority.

Culture
James S. TorrensDecember 14, 2009

W. S. Merwin writes about darkness, but also our fugitive but astonishing experiences of light.

Faith in Focus
B. G. KelleyDecember 14, 2009

God, Bob Cousy and me