Brian Roewe is an NCR staff writer and editor of Eco Catholic. He covers a wide range of issues: the environment, clergy sex abuse, the 2016 presidential election ... and the occasional sports story. His reporting has earned multiple honors, most recently at the 2017 Catholic Press Awards.

Brian began with NCR in November 2011, and is a graduate of Saint Louis University and Rockhurst University.

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Inside Chilean abuse survivor's meeting with Pope Francis

Abuse survivor Juan Carlos Cruz recalls a "crazy year" — traveling with other survivors to the Vatican, receiving Francis' apology face-to-face, and more — at SNAP's annual conference in Chicago. 

Financial details disclosed in St. Paul-Minneapolis Archdiocese bankruptcy settlement

The St. Paul-Minneapolis Archdiocese will pay roughly $23.5 million as part of its $210 million bankruptcy settlement, court documents filed in late June show. The bulk of the $210 million settlement is through insurance providers for the archdiocese and parishes.

Cheyenne Diocese: Abuse allegations against retired bishop 'credible'

An investigation by the Diocese of Cheyenne, Wyoming, found allegations of sexual abuse of minors against retired Bishop Joseph Hart are "credible and substantiated," challenging a local DA's past inquiry.

Bishop delegation heads to US-Mexico border amid separation of migrant families

The delegation will travel Monday to the border diocese of Brownsville, Texas, where bishops are expected to discuss the Trump administration's separation of families attempting to enter the U.S. illegally.