My Table Is Spread: A shrine, an altar or even a little font devotes finite real estate to what matters.
NCR Today: The couple, Greg Bourke and Michael De Leon, were plaintiffs in the 2015 U.S. Supreme Court case that ruled same-sex marriage constitutional.
NCR Today: The death of my mother last November and how I feel about it, about her, is too complicated to express succinctly.
PURE ACT: THE UNCOMMON LIFE OF ROBERT LAX
By Michael N. McGregor
Published by Fordham University Press, 472 pages, $34.95
Just Catholic: The only reason to restore women to the diaconate is the needs of the church. So, does the church need women deacons?
NCR interviewed the editor-at-large of America about women deacons, social media and increasing participation in the church.
Soul Seeing: The last time I saw my brother in the flesh was three years ago, in his den, just before summer; we talked about hawks and love.
Relations between Christians and Muslims in places where refugees of both faiths have landed -- in countries like Lebanon and Jordan -- are frayed.
Editorial: As Margaret Brennan and Dan Berrigan pass to their reward, we benefit from their influence as part of the "great cloud of witnesses" cheering us on.