The Peace Pulpit: "Every instant that we exist, it's God's love that is supporting us in our being, in our existence."
The Field Hospital: The Disaster Relief Ministry of the Church of St. Ann in Marietta, Ga., is an experienced group that helps victims of natural disasters.
The Field Hospital: Lay Comboni missionary family adds a member; firefighter chaplain remembered on 9/11; taking back the night in Detroit; a special ICU wedding.
NCR Today: Sunday marks the 15th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks, and Mass can focus both on the Gospel and the somber mood surrounding the day.
U.S. Catholic bishops are calling on dioceses and communities around the nation to participate in a day of peace and dialogue Friday.
This upcoming Sunday marks the 15th anniversary of the September 11 attacks. In this month's issue of Celebration, we explore preparing music that expresses compassion, anger and remembrance for the Church community. Read more on how to incorporate these elements with impactful lectionary themes into your music this Sunday at CelebrationPublications.org.
NCR Today: I think Francis has it right, "It is not by proselytizing that the church grows, but by attraction."
The Field Hospital: Scores lined up to take photos with a Pope Francis cutout at a parish table during the Rotary outdoor festival in Downers Grove, Ill.
The Field Hospital: Tampa parish's founder dies; Sept. 9 is Day of Prayer for Peace in Our Communities; San Diego diocese goes solar
As the body count rises in the Philippines' war on drugs, a Catholic priest is trying to create a space where healing takes precedence over killing.