The budget lords of the Donald Trump administration have proposed cuts to several domestic service programs. Members of Congress must defy these budget attacks.
Some of the more successful college basketball teams in the NCAA tournament in recent years are Catholic. One thing many of them have? A chaplain to provide spiritual support.
Distinctly Catholic: It's no secret that I'm a University of Connecticut fan, and with the UConn women's basketball team's 107 consecutive wins, March Madness this year is especially thrilling.
Young Voices: First comes a relatively surface-level commonality, then another, until the penny drops and you realize that at the end of the day, we really are all similar.
Pope's quotes: It's tough to pare down our top quotes from Pope Francis' 4-year pontificate. But, we found our 15 favorites.
Eamonn Casey, the former bishop of Galway and Kerry who was at the center of a major scandal in Ireland when it emerged in 1992 that he had fathered a child and used church funds to pay maintenance, has died at the age of 89 in a nursing home in Newmarket-on-Fergus in Co Clare after a long illness.
NCR Today: If you asked me to pick between the leader of our country and the leader of our church, it’s no contest.
NCR Today: Peter Laird in January was granted by Pope Francis a “request for laicization,” or dispensation from the obligations of the clerical state.
Adjunct secretary of the Pontifical Council for Culture Bishop Paul Tighe spoke as part of a panel at the South by Southwest Festival (SXSW) called "Compassionate Disruption."
The archdiocese of Oklahoma City announced that Fr. Stanley Rother, a North American priest who was brutally murdered in Guatemala in 1981, will be beatified Sept. 23.