NCR Today: A well-known client of a Catholic Community Service site was killed there by Spokane police officers after a confrontation on the evening of April 28.
Obituary: Sr. Margaret Brennan, 92, died this morning at the motherhouse of her community in Monroe, Mich.
Appreciation: Immaculate Heart of Mary Sr. Margaret Brennan, theologian and educator, was an advocate for empowering women religious to own their own experiences of God and of life.
Book Review: In The Nones Are Alright, Kaya Oakes explores the category of "nones" and shows us just how complicated the whole truth is.
Pope Francis has appointed Bishop Edward M. Rice, whose most recent assignment was auxiliary bishop of St. Louis, as head of the Diocese of Springfield-Cape Girardeau, Missouri.
GSR Preview: The trauma of being abducted and tortured has fueled Ursuline Sr. Dianna Ortiz's passion for human rights work.
Conversations with Sr. Camille: "I'm passionate about helping people have the opportunities to maximize all that life can offer to them."
Nearly 500,000 people have signed an online petition less than a week after Target announced that transgender customers may use the restroom that "corresponds with their gender identity."
Eco Catholic: The Earth Day Network has positioned the 46th Earth Day around the act of planting trees, one for each person on the planet.
Time magazine came out with its annual "Time 100" list of the most influential people and, no surprise, Pope Francis made the cut. Other religion-related leaders are on the list.