Feb 08, 2011

vol 128 No. 3

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In the face of yet another gun massacre, Americans seem to think that there is only one answer: more guns.
January 19, 2011

This month could be consecrated to all hidden preparations, to children in the womb and to those who long to conceive. In February all is potency, awaiting God's redeeming act.
January 31, 2011

Just as an injured athlete needs to take a break, my friends needed to take some time to rest. And like the paralytic at Capernaum, they could depend on others' faith and not just their own.
January 25, 2011

Science without wonder

Marilynne Robinson's first nonfiction volume since The Death of Adam is de­manding and elegant. Readers expecting a de­fense of theism against the new atheist fundamentalism, however, will be dis­appointed.
January 25, 2011