Essay: This autobiographical essay, reflecting on my awareness of racism and white privilege in my theological journey, has not been easy to write.
Members of St. Patrick Parish in Elkhorn prayed June 16 for Lane Graves, a 2-year-old boy killed in an alligator attack in Florida, his father and mother, and sister.
Young Voices: My first official Father's Day is a good time to revisit our wedding Mass readings and see what they mean to me now.
Fr. Hermann Scheipers, the last surviving priest who was imprisoned in the notorious Dachau prison camp, died June 2 in his North Rhine hometown of Ochtrup, Germany, at age 102.
NCR Today: Often the news NCR reports is "bad and sad." We don't aim for any particular emotion, but we do, always, aim for the truth.
Akyra Murray, who just recently graduated from West Catholic Preparatory High School, was the youngest victim of the Orlando nightclub shooting June 12. She was to attend Mercyhurst College.
BRAND LUTHER: HOW AN UNHERALDED MONK TURNED HIS SMALL TOWN INTO A CENTER OF PUBLISHING, MADE HIMSELF THE MOST FAMOUS MAN IN EUROPE -- AND STARTED THE PROTESTANT REFORMATION
By Andrew Pettegree
Published by Penguin Press, 400 pages, $29.95
My Table Is Spread: Domino the dog, formerly of a state men's correctional facility, was trained through the Prison Trained K9 Companion Program.
Orlando, Fla. A gunman armed with an assault rifle killed 50 people at a packed gay nightclub June 12 in Orlando, Fla.
NCR Today: Pope Francis "joins the families of the victims and all of the injured in prayer and in compassion," the Vatican said in a statement June 12.