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Bishops in Baltimore: Possible social justice battle looms at bishops’ meeting

Bishops in Baltimore: Opinion -- USCCB should disinvite bishops in sex abuse cases from conference

Bishops in Baltimore: Archbishop says US church must 'redouble' efforts on marriage issue

Four things to watch during the lame duck Congress

France Expresses Support for Syrian Opposition

From our sister publication: A Place to Call Home, a new series focusing on women religious helping people who are homeless. Read more

Palestinians Set U.N. Vote, Defying Retaliatory Threats by U.S., Israel

Grand Rapids, Mich. -- Diocese reacts to fired Grand Haven deacon, charged with embezzlement

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.

Zambia -- State, Church Link Vital for Zambia

Sydney, Australia -- Victims welcome Australian child sex abuse investigation

Ireland’s Papal Nuncio: There will never be women priests in the Catholic Church. Despite what the laity in Ireland believe

LCWR: Meeting with Vatican-appointed bishops 'open,' 'cordial'

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