Cardinal Peter Turkson said Pope Francis has been strongly influenced by discussions from the Vatican conference in April that rejected just war theory.
Distinctly Catholic: The myth of upward mobility did not concern early Americans, and the vastness of the continent provided a ready alternative for the poor.
One day after a knife-wielding man injured nine people at a shopping mall near St. Cloud, Bishop Donald Kettler called for prayers for those impacted by the violence.
Obituary: The Iowa priest was a former executive director of the Catholic Campaign for Human Development and devised the "Two Feet of Social Justice" model.
NCR Today: If Catholic attitudes about Islam and Muslims are to improve, dioceses need to re-established and strengthen their offices for ecumenical and interfaith affairs.
Philadelphia Archbishop Charles Chaput appeared on Notre Dame's campus Thursday, speaking about the bleak consequences for a society when infidelity and promiscuity run rampant and families break down.
Catholic Relief Services hiring a veteran employee -- the agency's No. 2 -- Sean Callahan, as its new president and CEO.
A national Catholic advocacy group for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender issues will honor Jesuit Fr. James Martin with its Bridge Building Award Oct. 30.
Preview: There was a time when Benn Banks' voice entered a room before he did -- booming, boisterous, and often brimming with self-deprecating humor.
NCR Today: My desire is to make things better where I am, and that's how Hillary Clinton has lived, too.