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February 13, 2012

Vol.206 / No.4
Signs Of the Times

Seventy-nine percent of respondents said they would not allow abortion after the first trimester.

Columns
Thomas J. MassaroFebruary 13, 2012

My predictions of failure have proved wrong on all counts.

Books
James F. KeenanFebruary 13, 2012

One family's harrowing journey through the U.S. health care system

Signs Of the Times

Prison chaplain Robert Coogan accused Mexican security forces of committing sacrilege after they tore apart his chapel during a raid on Jan. 24.

Faith in Focus
Timothy W. O'Brien, S.J.February 13, 2012

I came upon contemplation accidentally, almost despite myself.

Signs Of the Times

“We cannot—we will not—comply with this unjust law,” declared Bishop Thomas J. Olmsted of Phoenix in a diocesan letter.

Current Comment
The EditorsFebruary 13, 2012

Waste Watchers; The Marrying Kind; The Cost of Business