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Election 2016: Supreme Court Rules North Carolina Voting Restrictions Blocked for Fall Election

Election 2016 -- Fr. Tom Reese says that Catholic voters are finally in the spotlight

Election 2016 -- Latinos for Trump founder warns of “taco trucks on every corner” if Hillary Clinton wins

Election 2016 -- Bernie Sanders to Stump for Hillary Clinton Next Week (Video and text)

U.S. economy creates a modest 151,000 jobs in August

Newark, N.J. -- NJ priest suspended for supporting gay groups. He lost his job as chaplain at Seton Hall University last year for the same reason.

Jocelyn Sideco reflects on her first generation in USA status: Just when I think I'm part of the "us," I get reminded that I'm still part of the "them."

Christians across the globe Thursday joined in celebrating the World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation, but for many the day only marks the beginning of a longer contemplation on the planet the pope regularly refers to as our common home.

And some peple are listening: 3,500 UK churches ditch fossil fuel electricity

Kolkata, India -- This city where Mother Teresa lived and worked for more than six decades is agog with excitement as preparations for her canonization Sept. 4 at the Vatican enter the final stages.

Indian Leaders Head to the Vatican for Mother Teresa’s Canonization

Pakistan Hit by Attack on Christian Colony and Court Bombing

Australia -- The Catholic bishop of Maitland-Newcastle has told a royal commission he has "misgivings" about the focus on child sexual abuse from decades ago.

Documentary details efforts to regulate payday lenders Joe Vasquez, Catholic bishop of Austin who is featured in the film, said Catholic churches became alarmed when it was found at least a third of those seeking help in taking care of rent, medications and other expenses had loans with payday lenders.

Albuquerque, N.M. -- LDS Woman on Catholic Charities Board is catalyst for service In both faiths

Press Release: USCCB Migration & Refugee Services Receives $$1.25 million Gift From LDS Church

Presente -- Sisters killed in Mississippi 'would do anything for their patients'

DailyBreadBanner.jpgStart your day inspired with daily scripture reflections. Join NCR's sister publication, Celebration, for Daily Bread, a series of short reflections written by four authors who meet regularly to share the readings.

Or reflect on Pencil Preaching.jpgPencil Preaching by Pat Marrin. Every morning Pat Marrin breaks open the Word with a pencil sketch and a short meditation.

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