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January 2, 2012

Vol.206 / No.1
Mary ValleJanuary 02, 2012

Decades later, I discover the true meaning of Bob Geldof's 'Do They Know It's Christmas?'

Signs Of the Times

The head of the U.S. bishops' Committee on Domestic Justice and Human Development praises a new federal rule to cut down on the amount of toxins emitted from coal- and oil-fired plants.

Maryann Cusimano LoveJanuary 02, 2012

How can we school our hearts in God's call to justice?

Signs Of the Times

The proposed law strives to provide justice for victims of religious violence and and hold law enforcement officials accountable for not stopping the violence.

Signs Of the Times

Church agencies teamed with international aid groups and the Philippine government to assist tens of thousands of people left homeless.

Katarina M. SchuthJanuary 02, 2012

How the sexual abuse crisis has reshaped priestly training

John P. McCarthyJanuary 02, 2012

The salubrious 'War Horse' offers an understated anti-war message.