The Field Hospital: Parish Catalyst helps the best Catholic parishes get better by sponsoring management education for pastors and parish teams.
The Field Hospital: Philadelphia debate over statute of limitations for sex abuse gets legislators called out in parish bulletins; Opus Dei to oversee Manhattan parish; and more
Eco Catholic: Parish-level events, social media campaigns and an all-star webinar series mark the environmental document's publication one year ago.
NCR Today: Data-driven and connected, a new app is being used by 150 parishes so far that offers daily prayer reminders, calendar connections, volunteer sign-ups and more.
The Field Hospital: Co-op network blend Catholic Worker principles, organic food movement; Crash kills five bicyclists, including two Mich. parishioners
The Washington National Cathedral will replace depictions of the Confederate flag in its stained-glass windows but maintain adjoining panes honoring Confederate generals fostering discussions about the church and race relations.
NCR Today: An interfaith panel at George Mason University discussed whether religion is a "problem" or a "solution" in individual lives, or in the world at large, these days.
The Field Hospital: RENEW International uses small groups to energize parishes in the United States, Canada and overseas.
The Peace Pulpit: "It's what Jesus came to do -- to transform our world into as close an image of the reign of God as possible."
Grace on the Margins: A Church for Our Daughters group says the Roman Catholic hierarchy's doctrine on gender and sexuality is leading to an exodus of young women from the church.