NCR Today: "The Lord tells us: 'Courage! Come! For me you are not thrown away,'" the pontiff told crowds Wednesday in St. Peter's Square.
NCR Today: How do we treat people who are different from us?
NCR Today: Mother Teresa canonization week; Francis meets Facebook founder; Churches work to heal racial divide; Talks to free Chibok girls from Boko Haram on horizon?
NCR Today: Effective immediately, commenting will not be allowed in the evenings, over weekends or on holidays.
NCR Today: Trump just might pull off a surprise; Democrats look longingly at House races; Richmond, Va., diocese sued over firing; The church and the free market.
Reconciliation in Chicago: Being in a ministry that seeks reconciliation, I have wrestled often with the question of forgiveness.
Review: Despite technical flaws, "Ignacio de Loyola," a sweeping biopic on St. Ignatius of Loyola produced by the Jesuit Communications Foundation, has its heart in the right place.
NCR Today: An insistence that everyone must do the same thing at all times serves no one.
NCR Today: We will turning off the comments system starting Friday, Aug. 26 at 4 p.m. CDT.
NCR Today: Rosemary Radford Ruether; Francis' peace message (Did he read our editorial?); The presidential election turns nastier (if you can believe that); Robot babies as a teaching aide questioned.