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July 30, 2012

Vol.207 / No.3
Brian KonzmanJuly 30, 2012

What I discovered at the World Science Festival

Signs Of the Times

A Colorado federal justice rules that the HHS requirement that even objecting employers must provide contraceptives free of charge to their employees has potential for violating religious freedom. 

Current Comment
The EditorsJuly 30, 2012

Small Victories; Jobs, Jobs, Jobs; Saying We're Sorry

E BookOn the 50th anniversary of the Second Vatican Council, America is proud to republish a classic work of the Council as an e-book.The Documents of Vatican II, edited by Walter Abbott, S.J., and with comments from Protestant and Orthodox authorities, is now available on the Kindle, Nook and iPad.

Signs Of the Times

Forty-four percent of Americans have “a great deal” or “quite a lot” of confidence in “the church or organized religion” today.

Signs Of the Times

"We have only one land, and we must protect her. So, we will march to say no to the balkanization of the country."

Drew ChristiansenJuly 30, 2012

The role of spiritual conversation in pastoral care