Morning Briefing

In a first, Francis to meet Russian Orthodox patriarch during Mexico trip

Pope Francis praises China in latest effort to thaw chilly relations

Column: The Catholic vote in 2016

Opinion: Last night's Democratic debate in New Hampshire

Role models around a dinner table inspire hope

Sisters' clinic sets model of treatment in Vietnam

Explore this NCR special report with recent articles on the topic of immigration and family separation.

Harvesting economic independence in Tanzania

Judge to make decision on Katy Perry convent

Donald Trump, Pope Francis among nominees for Nobel Peace Prize

Bogus priest sold fake trips to see Pope Francis

Vermont Catholic school explores online program

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