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November 19, 2012

Vol.207 / No.15
Editorials
The EditorsNovember 19, 2012

It is time to turn our attention to how human actions influence these death-dealing events.

Signs Of the Times

The aim of interreligious dialogue is not to come to some sort of agreement on religious principles that everyone can accept, Vatican officials say.

Catholic Book Club
Kevin ClarkeNovember 19, 2012

Life will break your heart So will Jonathan Kozol rsquo s Fire in the Ashes It is full of life mdash messy disorganized broken and tragic and yes sometimes still full of joy and mercy and grace at unexpected moments This latest account of the lives of the other Americans who peopled K

Richard M. DoerflingerNovember 19, 2012

An abortion policy most Americans can embrace

Books
Carol K. CoburnNovember 19, 2012

From Michael Sean Winters, a biography of Jerry Falwell

Signs Of the Times

Pope Benedict XVI chose “Migrations: pilgrimage of faith and hope” as the theme for the 2013 celebration of the World Day of Migrants and Refugees.

Of Many Things
John P. Schlegel, S.J.November 19, 2012

The "good sisters" provided an education never to be experienced again.