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December 12, 2011

Vol.205 / No.18
Film
Kamaria B. PorterDecember 12, 2011

'The Muppets' subtly explores how our passions shape us.

The Word
Peter FeldmeierDecember 12, 2011

Fourth Sunday in Advent (B), Dec. 18, 2011

Poetry
Philip C. KolinDecember 12, 2011

In sapphire light they gather

Signs Of the Times

Pope Benedict XVI urged international leaders meeting in Durba, South Africa to reach a credible agreement on climate change.

Of Many Things
Drew ChristiansenDecember 12, 2011

Being a football hero doesn't make you a moral hero.

Books
Ryan W. KeatingDecember 12, 2011

Tracing the complex relations among Britain, the United States and the Confederacy

Signs Of the Times

The move marks a break with a cluster of recent ordinations made without Vatican consent.