MONTREAL — A class-action lawsuit accuses Quebec's Catholic Church of coercing adoptions by forcing unwed mothers to give up their children for adoption.
NY Archdiocese reorganizes Catholic schools, shifting the management of its network of schools from local parishes to regional boards.
New to NCR: In his Pencil Preaching column, cartoonist Pat Marrin offers a sketch and reflection for the day's scripture readings. Learn more>
Commentary: Quitting the Catholic church? by Phyllis Zagano
See also: The USCCB's Statement on Religious LIberty by NCR's Michael Sean Winters.
NCR's sister publication, Celebration, posts reflections on each day's Scripture reading. Here's a link: celebrationpublications.org/dailybread. You may want to bookmark it. It's a great way to begin the day.