This week we will publish a series about sex abuse that will make some readers uncomfortable, others angry. The first part of the series can be found at Global Sisters Report: Sister finds that faith sustains when institutions fail
The next part of the series can be found here: 'Uncommon conversation' on sex abuse falls silent
Also new on NCR today:
Francis names Italian priest with Gregorian connection as doctrinal congregation's deputy
Korean bishops' conference leader backs South Korean peace goal with North
In other news around the web:
Two more GOP Senators oppose health bill, killing it for now
"Mainline" churches are emptying. The political effects could be huge.