Morning Briefing

New on NCRonline today: States debate death penalty issues

ICYMI: Capital punishment is in decline

Review: Flannery O'Connor finally gets a documentary

Soul Seeing: St. Atticus, and all our fictional saints, pray for us

Column: Proposed change to Medicaid will harm the poor

Global Sisters Report: Raised by sisters, a Rwandan orphan looks to the future

Q & A with Sr. Imelda Y Biut, helping ethnic women leading religious lives

Sometimes it's not the sunrise: Listening to the still, small dog

Religious outreach at the State Department in flux under Trump administration

U.S. Restricts Electronic Devices On Flights From 8 Muslim Countries

Counting Americans: A new Mideast box on census is sensitive

What is Neil Gorsuch's religion? It's complicated

In an Israeli warehouse, clues about Jesus' life and death

Gorsuch's Selective View of 'Religious Freedom'

How a Christian movement is growing rapidly in the midst of religious decline

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