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The end of the world has been postponed – again

AP People gather around a sacred fire at the Mayan archeological site of Iximche during a ceremony marking the end … Continued

What Iraq taught us about Just War

POOL REUTERS Soldiers from the 3rd Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, attend a casing of the colors ceremony at Camp Adder, … Continued

Pat Robertson: ‘Don’t take extremism to extremes’

Clem Britt AP In this Saturday, Jan. 16, 2010 file picture, Rev. Pat Robertson talks to attendees at a prayer … Continued

10 Questions Worth Asking About a Candidate’s Faith

Perhaps it is time to speak without reservation regarding the faith of the potential leader of the free world.

Hiroshima’s lessons: What the Air Force should remember about Just War and nuclear weapons

Kiyoshi Ota GETTY IMAGES A woman prays for the atomic bomb victims in front of a cenotaph at Hiroshima Peace … Continued

Does nuclear power usurp the power of God?

The world is responding to the horrible devastation from the earthquake and tsunami in Japan with compassion and offers of … Continued

Nuclear swords to God’s plowshares

By Deena Guzderfree-lance journalist While most Americans were celebrating Independence Day by unfurling flags and setting off fireworks, over a … Continued

Pope decries child abuse; satraps try to prevent victim lawsuits

In recent weeks, Pope Benedict XVI has owned up to the pedophile priest scandal in more honest terms than he … Continued

Obama and the Nobel Peace Prize

I was surprised by the news that President Barack Obama had won the Nobel Peace Prize, because I didn’t know … Continued

Peace or Destruction: An Imminent Choice

Q: Reacting in part to recent missile tests by Iran and North Korea, President Obama and a unanimous UN Security … Continued

Avoiding Armageddon

Q: Reacting in part to recent missile tests by Iran and North Korea, President Obama and a unanimous UN Security … Continued

Disarmament Is a Pro-Life Issue

The recent and unanimous vote of the U.N. Security Council endorsing nuclear disarmament is cause for rejoicing in Catholic America. … Continued

He Came, He Spoke, He Conquered

THIS CATHOLIC’S VIEW By Thomas J. Reese, S.J. President Obama’s reception at Notre Dame showed once again that a new … Continued

Star Trek Beams Us Up Again

“Space” is not the “final frontier,” despite what generations of Trekkies, the loyal fans of the Star Trek television series … Continued

When is War Justifiable?

By Richard N. Haasspresident, Council on Foreign Relations Should the United States attack Iran if we learn it has begun … Continued

The End of WMDs

This month I was privileged to join a distinguished group of 100 international political, military, business and civic leaders in … Continued

Apocalyse Now

I believe that the “end of the world” theologies of the radical Christian Right helped to get us into the … Continued