Strong disagreement exists between those who promote the sainthood of Junípero Serra and those who oppose it.
NCR Today: Pope Francis needs to hear the message of gender equality from the Women's Ordination Conference in Philadelphia this weekend.
Hark! The herald angels sing.
Ron Belgau has the distinction of being the only openly gay person invited to speak about homosexuality during the World Meeting of Families in Philadelphia.
Preview: More than 200 residents from Missouri and Kansas gathered Sept. 11 in Kansas City, Mo., for a town hall meeting moderated by Social Service Sr. Simone Campbell.
If you have watched reruns of the TV series "M*A*S*H," you might remember the scenes where the medical staff performs triage each time a helicopter arrives with more wounded from the Korean War. After they do a quick visual evaluation, the staff assesses each patient's physical condition and assigns their treatment to the medical professional best suited to help them.
Viewpoint: The seventh annual Catholic Conversation Project focused on the family with a view toward the forthcoming synod in Rome.
NCR Today: Recently I got pulled over for speeding. While questioning me, the patrolman spotted a paper sticking out of my purse. He asked, “Is that about the police?”
Preview: Homemade granola and a bilingual greeting welcomed the Nuns on the Bus on their second stop in a 13-city tour of the U.S. centered on bridging divides.
5 minutes with Francis: The first response to the question: If you managed to meet up with Pope Francis during his U.S. visit -- what would you say to him?