NCR Today: When asked aboard the papal plane about Donald Trump, Pope Francis was addressing the hypocrisy of so-called Christians who do not act like Christians.
NCR Today: It's official: The pope has entered the foray of election-year politics in America.
The upcoming South Carolina and Nevada nominating contests are expected to shake up the 2016 presidential race again. Religious beliefs, or lack of them, may factor in the results.
The Public Religion Research Institute, drawing on 42,000 interviews conducted in 2015, issued on Feb. 18 a new analysis of the American Values Atlas with a look at LGBT issues.
Eco Catholic: Advocates argue the high court's decision to delay President Obama's signature climate policy doesn't indicate a possible ruling on its legality.
Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia’s funeral will be held Feb. 20 at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception. He died Saturday at a West Texas ranch.
Distinctly Catholic: The death of Justice Antonin Scalia has immediate consequences, including the battle royal that has already begun over his successor.
The death of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia is a major setback for the conservative legal movement, as will become clear in the months ahead.
NCR Editorial Staff: President Barack Obama has put in motion a set of initiatives for upgrading our nuclear arsenals that, if implemented, would harm a generation of the world's citizens.
Commentary: U.S. Catholics who identify as traditional or conservative sometimes don't understand the church’s teachings on social justice and their duty to the poor.