To those who lived in that world of fear, it must have seemed absurd that an infant would be the answer to their fear.
The Syriac Catholic Patriarch Ignace Joseph III Younan said he was horrified to see widespread devastation and what he called “ghost towns” during a recent visit to northern Iraq. He said by email that there was little left in some of the communities that he toured on Nov. 27-29 and that
For some, El Salvador was a shameful episode, in which Washington backed the perpetrators of a death squad bloodbath in a failed attempt to militarily defeat a homegrown leftist insurgency.
One of the signs of a functioning democracy is confidence in data from the government.
Sometimes it’s not the infant’s holy face that awes us
Today the chances of selling a Christian-themed, anti-commercialism Christmas special would seem just as slim as they were in the 1960s.
At the end of this election year, a time for silence seems sorely needed.