December 1988


Remembering Rachel's Cry During Advent


A Meditation on the Death of Carmen Mendieta
In September, less than a week after the Episcopal Church elected Rev. Barbara C. Harris as its first woman bishop, Pope John Paul II issued yet another statement expressing his opposition to the ordination of women as priests. 
Ponder for a moment the following factsabout poverty in our world today. 
Jesus was too young to understand the excitement that attended his birth.

Culture Watch

Ronald Reagan, it is said, has run America's first cinematic presidency, often taking his ideological cues and policy prescriptions from his familiar world of the silver screen.