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October 31, 2011

Vol.205 / No.13
Leo J. O'Donovan, S.J.October 31, 2011

View a slideshow of Rembrandt's paintings of Jesus narrated by the reviewer

The Word
Barbara E. ReidOctober 31, 2011

Thirty-Second Sunday in Ordinary Time (A), Nov. 6, 2011

Faith in Focus
Sidney CallahanOctober 31, 2011

A Christian fears suffering and loss.

Signs Of the Times

The government stands accused of nullifying nearly 1,600 birth certificates belonging to residents of Haitian descent.

The EditorsOctober 31, 2011

If the U.S. wants to bring about what Augustine called the "tranquility of order," it should first examine its own conscience.

Catholic Book Club
October 31, 2011

A professor of the history of Christianity the popular author and distinguished broadcaster commentator Eamon Duffy has written this slim but fascinating history mdash based on a series on BBC mdash of nbsp the ten pontiffs he deems the most influential Many of the church s powerful spiritual lea

Signs Of the Times

An activist on behalf of indigenous communities on Mindanao in the Philippines, the Rev.Fausto Tentorio, 59, was killed by gunfire on Oct. 17.