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January 3, 2011

Vol.204 / No.1
Signs Of the Times

Patriarch Ignatius Joseph III Younan called on the Iraqi government to ensure the safety of all Iraqi citizens, especially Christians.

The Word
Barbara E. ReidJanuary 03, 2011

Baptism of the Lord (A), Jan. 9, 2011

Paul PhilibertJanuary 03, 2011

Over the past 37 years, English-speaking Catholics became accustomed to hearing a particular translation of the Latin text for the eucharistic prayer: “Take this, all of you, and drink from it: this is the cup of my blood, the blood of the new and everlasting covenant. It will be shed for you

Signs Of the Times


Leaders of the Coptic Catholic Church in Egypt said a deadly attack against Christian worshipers was an act of political destabilization and a sign of the increasingly radical "Islamization" of the country.


Ann M. BegleyJanuary 03, 2011

Somerset Maugham was of one of the most widely read writers of the 20th century.

George M. AndersonJanuary 03, 2011

There are not many of them left, those who worked closely with Dorothy Day, the founder with Peter Maurin of the Catholic Worker Movement. Among them is Tom Cornell, still vigorous in his mid-seventies, with only a cane to suggest his advanced years. During a July visit to America House, Cornell

Karen Sue SmithJanuary 03, 2011

Charles Ferguson’s "Inside Job" deserves to be seen by the widest possible audience.