Philadelphia -- The women's ordination conference this evening singled out four women, honoring them with the "Theresa Kane Woman of Vision and Courage Awards."
“It is important to make the record right in respect to the mission Indians, to make an honest effort to set things straight and move towards the future.”
NCR Today: In truth, the church changed more in the 50 years since Vatican II than in the first 2,000 years -- just like everything else in the world.
Pope Francis named U.S. Jesuit Br. Guy Consolmagno to be the new director of the Vatican Observatory.
Faith and Justice: The overall effect of Pope Francis' U.S. visit comes down to whether or not we will listen to him.
With his simple, thoughtful and often pithy comments, Pope Francis is showing himself to be among the most quotable popes.
A Texas high school student at the center of a tech storm after authorities mistook his clock invention for a bomb got an invite to the White House.
'The absence of women's perspectives at times of reflection on these issues is not only an act of disdain toward women.'
Calling himself "a bit feminist," Pope Francis praised women religious for always heading to the "front lines" to bring the church's tenderness and motherly love to those most in need.
NCR Today: Catholic Charities USA hopes to raise awareness "for the 45 million people living in poverty in the United States today."