Here is what's new at NCRonline today:
Fr. James Martin proposes 'two-way bridge' for LGBT community, Catholic church
We pray for all souls today -- but we're not always so inclusive
Pope Francis confirms finality of ban on ordaining women priests
Panel discusses impact of new 'immigrant church' on Catholic vote
From our sister publication: A Place to Call Home, a new series focusing on women religious helping people who are homeless. Read more
Parish roundup: NYC's St. Ignatius Loyola marks 150 years of Jesuits
Column: Previewing the USCCB meeting
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