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March 19, 2012

Vol.206 / No.9
Signs Of the Times

Discussing or promoting military options [in Iran] at this time is unwise and may be counterproductive,”  said Bishop Richard E. Pates.

Thomas G. WeissMarch 19, 2012

The case for a united front on crimes against humanity

Catholic Book Club
March 19, 2012

As the celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Second Vatican Council unfolds over the next four years the struggle over its legacy and meaning will intensify It is a struggle that began almost as soon as the Council concluded in December 1965 In Vatican II The Battle for Meaning Massimo Fa

The Word
Peter FeldmeierMarch 19, 2012

Fifth Sunday of Lent (B), March 25, 2012

Letters
March 19, 2012

Religious Liberty Chair Responds The March 5th America editorial (“Policy, Not Liberty”) takes the United States bishops to task for entering too deeply into the finer points of health care policy as they ponder what the slightly revised Obama administration mandate might mean for the Ca

Signs Of the Times

Progress was unexpectedly made in January and February in reducing tensions with a charter member of the “axis of evil.”

Editorials
The EditorsMarch 19, 2012

The U.S. public has a right to understand what is being done in the name of its security.