Morning Briefing

Syria conflict: Reports of heavy fighting in Damascus

Mob violence victim could be first South African saint

Zamboanga City, southern Philippines -- 2 Catholic priests survive ambush in Basilan

Scotland's most senior Catholic has urged the Scottish Government to hold a referendum on proposals to legalise same-sex marriage.

Catholic school for Suri Cruise?

Explore this NCR special report with recent articles on the topic of immigration and family separation.

Like Catholic Church, Penn State kept abuse secret

Melinda Gates: A Catholic puts 'reputation' on the line for family planning

St. Casimir resumes worship services as Cleveland Catholic Diocese begins to reopen 11 parishes

Commentary: In current climate, religious tolerance is being redefined by Fr. Paul R. Fisher

Catholic Charities of Kansas launches $1.4 million program to promote marriage

Catholic bishops in Japan protest police intrusion: Police enter church without warrent, arrest Filipino for not having a passport.

NCR's sister publication, Celebration, posts reflections on each day's Scripture reading. Here's a link: You may want to bookmark it. It's a great way to begin the day.

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