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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SNAP names Zach Hiner as next executive director

After several tumultuous years and shakeups in leadership, the 30-year-old organization is turning a new page and focusing on prevention and increasing its reach.

World leaders, faith groups gather for Global Climate Action Summit

The three-day event will highlight achievements to date in implementing the Paris Agreement and aims to push the global community to "take ambition to the next level," the theme of the gathering. 


Viganò's role in Nienstedt case scrutinized anew with bishop's statement

Former nuncio denies wrongdoing after Twin Cities auxiliary's account appears to corroborate reports of Viganò's intervention in 2014 inquiry into claims of sexual misconduct by Archbishop Nienstedt.

Ireland's bishops pledge to divest from fossil fuels

The Irish bishops' conference announced Aug. 24 that the divestment process will remove from its financial holdings the top 200 oil and gas companies within a five-year period.