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March 26, 2012

Vol.206 / No.10
Books
Dennis O'BrienMarch 26, 2012

Charles Taylor on the vexed issue of church and state in contemporary politics.

Signs Of the Times

On March 5 St. Francis Xavier Church in Henryville, Ind., became the main aid center for local victims of a devastating chain of tornadoes.

Letters
March 26, 2012

First Amendment No Detail Even if the editors of America have no problem (“Policy, Not Liberty, 3/5) with paying for abortion-inducing drugs with funds donated or paid by the faithful, they should jealously guard the rights endowed by our creator and guaranteed by the U.S. Constitution. The Fi

Signs Of the Times

According to the president of Caritas Lebanon, families escaping Syria "are coming out in the cold with nothing but the clothes on their backs.”

Current Comment
The EditorsMarch 26, 2012

Government's Task; Women at Work; Televangelism

Signs Of the Times

In a letter to Congress, Bishop Stephen Blaire and Bishop Richard Pates supported moves to strengthen programs that help the poor and vulnerable at home and abroad.

Elizabeth GroppeMarch 26, 2012

What the church can do about global warming