Content for Thursday, August 23, 1984

News & Stories

Inside San Diego Catholic diocese's finances

The faith and the fortune

The Most Reverend Leo Thomas Maher, Roman Catholic Bishop of San Diego, wields complete authority over a diocese comprising San Diego and Imperial counties, with total assets of at least ten million dollars. The well-spring ...

Judith Moore: Paris "sights" are hackneyed, banal, flat

I read authors I have not read since high school and college — Balzac, Gide, Stendhal, Beckett, Hemingway, Sartre

We have seen the sights before we got here: movies, TV, the neighbors' slides, these postcards that carry the treacherous lies. The sights have been sold at Toys R Us in the form of 1000-piece jigsaws.