NCR Today: We Cradle Catholics are often called out for our adeptness at guilt -- and there is no time of year more ripe for guilt-creating experiences than Christmas time.
Pope Francis has named Msgr. Gregory Kelly, a priest of the Diocese of Dallas and vicar for clergy, to be an auxiliary bishop of the diocese.
CHANGE OF HEART: JUSTICE, MERCY, AND MAKING PEACE WITH MY SISTER'S KILLER
By Jeanne Bishop
Published by Westminster John Knox Press, $16
GSR Preview: Responding to an increase of unaccompanied minors arriving at the southern border, the federal government selected three temporary shelters in December to house immigrant children.
As Advent wends its way to its annual goal, the unique spirituality of this holy season is reflected in the songs, hymns and sacred texts that inspire and accompany our journey.
NCR Today: NCR spoke to award-winning writer Maureen Orth about her experience writing National Geographic magazine's cover story on the Virgin Mary.
GSR Preview: A new study of Catholic sisters will jolt some assumptions about the state of religious life.
Our broader culture is now so disconnected -- both from the lives of habited nuns and from the concept of hunting -- this story was simply bound to take off.
Lauren F. Winner asks, "What pictures, what images and metaphors does the Bible give us for who God is, and what ways of being with God might those pictures invite?"
Conversations with Sr. Camille: Mercy Sr. Alicia Zapata was inspired by working in Panama as a young woman religious and later moved to Florida to serve migrant farmworkers there.