The Field Hospital: Pastors across the country are noting increased anxiety among parishioners, as new U.S. enforcement actions make life more tenuous for undocumented immigrants.
The Field Hospital: Archbishop removes longtime pastor from Anglican-tradition parish; Cincinnati archdiocese grapples with race; school voucher programs aid Milwaukee parishes; guide for Catholic wedding planning
A refugee family, sponsored by a Jesuit parish, was finally able to reach the United States after being stopped by President Donald Trump's executive order banning refugees from seven Muslim-majority nations.
The Cheikhos, a Kurdish Muslim family of eight from Syria, had been in Iraq as refugees for more than two years. They are being sponsored by Holy Trinity Parish in Washington, D.C.
The Field Hospital: Key West's lifestyle of leisure is powered by workers who struggle to stay afloat. The Star of the Sea Foundation has stepped in to help.
Distinctly Catholic: Sheil's CYO went against the norm of 1930s youth leagues by inviting all boys and girls, of any race, to join and compete side by side.
Distinctly Catholic: Coming at a time when violence and racial tension again plague the city, Timothy Neary's new book is fascinating and informative. Part 1 of a two-part review.
The Field Hospital: Latino Catholics account for 71 percent of church growth; Souper Bowl was successful by the millions; a way to bring saints and healing to the young.
The Field Hospital: Parishes should do more to address the growing need to accommodate hearing loss among those who come to Mass.
The Field Hospital: Can Catholic churches learn from the mega-model? The Catholic response to Trump's travel ban; saving a Polish parish in Chicago for today's Catholics.
NCR Book Club: Demographic forces have been reshaping the Catholic landscape for decades. Catholic Parishes of the 21st Century gathers the data and provides an outline of a new reality.