2005-03-11

Date: 
Friday, March 11, 2005

Christo's ‘Gates'

It may seem pointless, and in a lovely way it is, to install a series of frames containing large hanging saffron rectangles over twenty-three miles of Central...

Closing Catholic Schools

Recent reports that a large number of Catholic schools in New York City and Chicago will close at the end of the year weren’t that surprising (inner-city...

Merton: Persona Non Grata?

Brace yourselves, young-adult Catholics (are you out there?): the U.S. bishops have written and approved a new catechism aimed squarely at you. The idea of...

The Color Purple

  Lent is a time to take stock, confess sins, and, when necessary, begin anew. It is fitting, then, that the U.S. Catholic bishops have chosen Lent to issue...

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