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May 21, 2012

Vol.206 / No.17
Editorials
The EditorsMay 21, 2012

Why are leaders in the developed world poised to sabotage decades of progress against global poverty?

Signs Of the Times

A Vatican decree on May 2 established new norms for Caritas Internationalis, giving Vatican offices greater authority over the work of the umbrella group of 162 Catholic aid agencies around the world.

The Vatican's strategic plan for the business community

Books
James M. LangMay 21, 2012

"Places of Faith: A Road Trip Across America's Religious Landscape"

Signs Of the Times

Cardinal Francis E. George of Chicago on April 25 presided over the burial of some of the 120 fetuses stored at a medical examiner’s office.

Of Many Things
Drew ChristiansenMay 21, 2012

Uri Mor worked tirelessly on behalf of Christians, often at cost to himself.

Signs Of the Times

John Brennan’s presentation was intended to pull back the curtains on the administration’s drone policy.