January 21-28, 2013

Vol.208 / No.2
Books
Kevin P. QuinnJanuary 09, 2013

This is an important book on religion morality and law In Law rsquo s Virtues Cathleen Kaveny a legal scholar and moral theologian argues that law ldquo can should and does rdquo function as a moral teacher even in the United States a pluralistic representative democracy committed to indivi

Signs Of the Times

Catholic students at two secular universities soon will have a dormitory all their own.

Of Many Things
Matt Malone, S.J.January 09, 2013

In the context of globalization, the question “who is my neighbor” is both urgent and complex.

Signs Of the Times

More than 2.3 million pilgrims attended audiences or celebrations with Pope Benedict XVI at the Vatican during 2012. • “Bold steps” are necessary to counter the “rising tide of aggressive posturing” between the United States and Iran, wrote Bishop Richard E. Pates of Des

Columns
Margaret SilfJanuary 09, 2013

The power of love melts our defenses and dissolves barriers.

The Word
John W. MartensJanuary 09, 2013

The church is a body of believers and each part is essential for the overall health of the body According to St Paul each individual person is vital for the body to thrive All three of the readings for the Third Sunday in Ordinary Time place us in the context of the body of believers Two of th

Signs Of the Times

Awareness is essential to overcome the stigma associated with a disease of the mind.