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February 15, 2010

Vol.202 / No.4
Film
William Van OrnumFebruary 15, 2010

“Extraordinary Measures” illustrates the deep divide between rhetoric and reality for families caring for children with special needs.

The Word
Barbara E. ReidFebruary 15, 2010

First Sunday of Lent (C), Feb. 21, 2010

Allen S. MallerFebruary 15, 2010

A rabbi explains the value of fasting.

Signs Of the Times
February 15, 2010

"As a theologian and apologist, the archbishop has heightened readers’ receptivity to transcendence and opened their minds to revelation,” Father Drew Christiansen said.

Rowan WilliamsFebruary 15, 2010

Your Excellency, Your Grace, Reverend Fathers, brothers and sisters: to be here today is for me an enormous delight and a quite unexpected honor; and my first task is simply to say, from my heart, a very warmest thank you to America magazine, to the Jesuits, to you who have

Books
Micah MattixFebruary 15, 2010

Few poets today would risk the cool chuckle of the critic, but Franz Wright does.

Signs Of the Times
February 15, 2010

After a year of public clashes between bishops and some Catholic colleges, Cardinal Theodore E. McCarrick urged university presidents to forge stronger relationships with their local bishops.