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October 10, 2011

Vol.205 / No.10
Signs Of the Times

On his first state visit to his German homeland, Pope Benedict XVI warned that godlessness and religious indifference were undermining the moral foundations of society.

Current Comment
The EditorsOctober 10, 2011

Fewer Puffs; Catechesis and Theology; Switch and Bait

Signs Of the Times

Chaplains from faiths morally opposed to homosexual behavior fear they will be “marginalized and even punished” for being true to their faith.

Elias D. MallonOctober 10, 2011

A closer look at Arab Spring

Film
Bryan McCarthyOctober 10, 2011

'Higher Ground' shows why when you have faith, it is difficult to understand doubt—and vice versa.

The Word
Barbara E. ReidOctober 10, 2011

Twenty-Ninth Sunday in Ordinary Time (A), Oct. 16, 2011

Culture
Chene HeadyOctober 10, 2011

The spiritual fruit of Christina Rossetti