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Vol. 92 No. 24 December 3, 2014

Janice Weber, photo

Janice Weber, photo


This Week


Food insecurity

There are 842 million people in the world who don’t know where their next meal is coming from, including 805 million who don’t have enough food to maintain normal health and activities, according to the Food and Agriculture Organization and the World Food Program. Michael Swan has a special report.

Rediscovering Sabbath

Perhaps there’s nothing more banal than hearing, yet again, that we are too busy, writes Stephen Berg. “We don’t need reminding, we don’t need more information; we need strength.”

Ebola fight

For those who remember the early days of the HIV/AIDS crisis in Africa, some of the stories about the Ebola crisis are uncomfortably familiar, writes Dale Hanson Bourke. “Fortunately, years of working with those infected with HIV/AIDS have taught health and humanitarian workers lessons that can be applied to the current crisis.”

Faith

In Exile

By Ron Rolheiser, OMI

Two churches, two sacred places, two struggles

Liturgy and Life

Sylvain Lavoie

By Sylvain Lavoie

Third Sunday of Advent (Year B), December 14, 2014

A Joyful Noise

By Christine Burton

A season of requiems

Commentary

Unresting love that gives rest

- By Stephen Berg

Sabbath

Arts and Culture

CNS Movie Reviews

The Theory of Everything

CNS Movie Reviews

Poetry:

Don ThompsonPoetry: Don Thompson

Left Behind

Left Behind: by Tate-lynn BryceLeft Behind By Tate-lynn Bryce

Screenings and Meanings

Gerald SchmitzInterstellar

Lyrics and Life:

Caitlin Ward

Media feature:

HBO's pending Scientology doc likely to anger Tom Cruise

Meditation:

Dag HammarskjöldPhoto by Paul Paproski, OSB