NCR Today: Pope Francis is our best resource in making it clear what is important for living a good Christian life.
NCR Today: Stunning setback for Vatican commission on sex abuse; Trump goes all presidential in first address to joint session of Congress; Hans Kung issues statement
The recent death of Michael Novak, whose Catholic identity began as a liberal and became neo-conservative, recalls the uprising of the Catholic right that took aim at two of the most Vatican II inspired developments of the latter 20th century. One was the U.S. Bishops' pastoral letter on the American economy. The other was Latin American based liberation theology.
NCR Today: Helping their autistic brother Nick negotiate the world gave my other two kids a surplus of kindness and patience far beyond their years.
NCR Today: A 'green theology of liberation'; Restaurant standing up for immigrants; Phone fasts for Lent; Philippine drug war creates sanctuary churches; South Dakota bishops open lobbying office.
NCR Today: The president of the school claimed the St. Louis archdiocese requires such clubs include conversion therapy. But the archdiocese says it has no such requirement.
NCR Today: It's happening everywhere. Eleven million people across the United States are filled with fear. Members of the Loretto Community are helping some assess risk and make plans.
NCR Today: Sr. Rose saw 26 of the 47 feature-length films nominated for an Oscar in any category. She lays out her picks for Best Picture, Best Actor, Best Actress and more.
Campus Notebook: CUAllies wants Catholic University of America's official recognition; Loyola Marymount expands its Silicon Beach presence; and College of St. Scholastica hosts 375 high school students
NCR Today with video: Kansas City was among more than two dozen cities fielding "Not My President's Day" rallies and other protests Feb. 20.