May 31, 2010

Vol. 202 No. 18Whole No. 4896 Download PDF

Editorials

Current Comment
Sin Inside the Church; Failure Prone Climate Bill; Kony at Large
The Spirit's Gifts
In the church's new birth this Pentecost, a birth by fire, some things must die.

Articles

What Good Soldiers Bear
Nancy Sherman
An exploration of the invisible wounds of war
True North
Thomas A. Shannon
How moral theologians help set Catholics on the right course

Books and Culture

Art
Set in Stone
Jonathan Alpeyrie
A slideshow and essay documenting life at the Kintsvisi monastery in the Republic of Georgia
Books
A Philosophical Bazaar
Peter Heinegg
'Ideas That Matter' scans a vast spectrum of problems and issues with lively and opinionated prose.
Books
What Would Ignatius Do?
Janice Farnham
Ten years ago, a newly ordained Jesuit assigned to the editorial staff at America published his third book and personal
Books
Examination of Conscience
Bill Williams
'Faith, Interrupted' is a heartfelt account of a spiritual quest that continues to this day.

Columns and Departments

The Word
My Body for You
Barbara E. Reid
Faith in Focus
Saying Yes to Love
Anna Nussbaum Keating
How I got to 'I do.'
Columns
Risky Business
John J. DiIulio, Jr.
Of Many Things
Of Many Things
Kevin Clarke
Poem
The Sunken Cathedral, Dunwich
Michael Brett
Letters
Letters