The Field Hospital: Sr. Celeste Goulet awarded Catholic Missions in Canada's 2016 St. Joseph Award; increase in homeless women in LA; pastors addressing violence and healing; celebrating the Little League World Series winners.
NCR Today: Though presidential debate moderator Lester Holt failed to distinguish himself as a fact-checker or a referee, he succeeded in letting the candidates reveal themselves.
NCR Today: Presidential debates; Pope challenges Jesuits; Mexicans protest same-sex marriage proposal; Costs of Islamophobia; First amendment right to sell execution drugs?
NCR Today: Where will you watch the Trump-Clinton debate? National Voter Registration Day; What's the best way to choose bishops? Catholic schools grow in Grand Rapids.
Take and Read: History of the Council of Trent broke Catholic taboo in its treatment of the difficult and uneasy relationship between pope and bishops.
NCR Today: Bishop Robert Barron and "Story of God" will also receive awards at the Catholics in Media Associates 23rd annual awards event Oct. 9 in Los Angeles.
NCR Today: Presidential debate prep: Is it worth it? Bridge is, well, bridge to unity; GSR ongoing series on mining; Racism in small Kansas town.
The Field Hospital: More than 200 people have registered to make a muscular public commitment to "active nonviolence and just peace" on Saturday, Sept. 24, in Burien, Wash.
Camosy's Column: Sr. Simone Campbell believes that, unlike her political opponents who don't care about protecting and supporting people after birth, she has "a consistent ethic of life."
NCR Today: Students, faculty and staff of Avila University participated in a campus peace walk, dedicated to victims of violence with ties to the university.