NCR Today: God in the midst of pain; Francis in the land of John Paul II; Clinton ready for general election; Guam looks at abuse legislation.
Archbishop Diarmuid Martin said recent comments by Cardinal Raymond Burke on Islam's desire to govern the world are unhelpful in the aftermath of a spate of terror attacks.
NCR Today: When my youngest son was 3, he said some things to me that forever shaped the way I look at and appreciate the "short people" in my life.
Movie reviews: For three meaningful looks at how fathers are portrayed in film, see "Gleason," "Hunt for the Wilderpeople" and "Captain Fantastic" this summer.
NCR Today: Francis has declared several times that the world is "at war," most often in response to some tragedy.
NCR Today:Tim Kaine and ISIS; The pope in Poland and WYD; Nuns on the bus; Grief fatigue; What is the source of our political polarization?
A Call to Prayer. The National Black Catholic Congress has called for a month of prayer and action to bring peace to our troubled, violent society.
The Field Hospital: Furnished apartments and a home-cooked meal -- two Charlotte parishes bolster work of social service agencies serving homeless families.
Fr. Victor Franz Jagerstatter, administrator of Our Lady of Good Counsel Parish in Mountain Home, Idaho, has been charged with raping a Mountain Home Air Force airman July 9.
World Youth Day 2016: The best way to describe the opening Mass would be a strange mix between the World Cup, Olympics and Coachella. Then add a Catholic flavor.