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March 21, 2011

Vol.204 / No.9
William Van OrnumMarch 21, 2011

Vatican coins and medals offer something more than the average penny.


William Van OrnumMarch 21, 2011

William Van Ornum's survey of the Vatican tradition of coin and medal making appears in the March 28 issue. Here he offers additional resources for coin enthusiasts. To browse additional coins and medal produced by

Daniel J. HarringtonMarch 21, 2011

The Bible's influence through history

Signs Of the Times

Shared concerns over violence among Mexico’s drug gangs were discussed by bishops from dioceses along the Texas-Mexico border.

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The EditorsMarch 21, 2011

Fast Train Coming?; Congress Kills the Dialogue; Tax-Dodge City

Signs Of the Times

Representative Peter King of New York convened controversial congressional hearings on March 10 to investigate “the extent of radicalization in the American Muslim community.”

Michael J. WesterhausMarch 21, 2011

A report from the margins of global health care