Friday, February 25, 2005

Articles in this issue


There Is a Balm

John Ames, a seventy-six-year-old pastor in Gilead, Iowa, is dying of heart disease. So that his seven-year-old son will know him after his death, he is composing a...


Is ABC’s Lost a vision of Purgatory? That has been a topic of passionate discussion on Internet bulletin boards relating to the new hit drama, currently...

The Woodsman

What kind of character do you suppose would top the American moviegoing public’s list of hardest to sympathize with? Not far down from “Islamic...

Opus Dei Today

Catholic Politicians

In 2004, it was hard for Catholics to read a newspaper or turn on the television without hearing debates about their political responsibilities. As the...