2003-08-15

Date: 
Friday, August 15, 2003

Dirty Pretty Things

Movie stars tend to fall into two groups-chameleons, who assume a different persona with each new role, and constants, who play themselves, or some version of...

A death in India

Sat Pal is an office assistant in the school where I work here in India. He has an eighth-grade education and limited intelligence. When his brother died two...

Rembert Weakland

Several correspondents have asked about the decision to publish Archbishop Rembert Weakland’s article (“Looking Forward,” see page 18),...

Navigating the Future

A People Adrift argues that American Catholics are all at sea. If their great ship has lost its masts and compass, good navigators and shipwrights like Peter...

Orders from Rome

One wonders what the Vatican’s Congregation for the Doctrine of Faith (CDF) hoped to accomplish with the July 31 release of its statement, “...

Are Deacons the Answer?

 RICHARD R. GAILLARDETZ One of the fastest-growing ministries in the United States and Canada is the restored permanent diaconate. Not only have deacons...