News Analysis: The "fiscal cliff" isn't a cliff at all
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.
Book Review: ‘Perfect’ priests and their ‘sacrificial lambs’. Join the NCR Book Club.
Commentary: Debating economic justice at bishops' meeting by Tony Magliano
Oklahoma: Can churches cut ties to civil marriage rites? Part One of Two
Convicted priest gets new trial in sex case. The appeals court threw out the priest's conviction on grounds that prosecutors relied too much on church rules in presenting evidence.