Florence Henderson: The actress best known for her role as Carol Brady in the 1970s sitcom "The Brady Bunch" died unexpectedly Nov. 24 at age 82.
THE HUMANE ECONOMY: HOW INNOVATORS AND ENLIGHTENED CONSUMERS ARE TRANSFORMING THE LIVES OF ANIMALS
By Wayne Pacelle
Published by William Morrow, 368 pages, $26.99
Speaking with Catholic scholars and leaders who study the intersection of religion and politics about Donald Trump's election as president, it is apparent that the mood is somewhere between fearful and apocalyptic.
Nowhere is the fear more obvious than in the Hispanic community.
Eco Catholic: St. Margaret Mary School, with collaborators including the University of Louisville, aims to reduce exposure to air pollutants with a "green wall" between school and traffic.
NCR Today: Fidel Castro's death brought to mind my terrific trip with an interfaith delegation to Cuba in 1984. The Cuba I saw then was poor, but thriving.
Jesuit Father Peter-Hans Kolvenbach obituary: Pope Francis praises Kolvenbach's "complete fidelity to Christ and his Gospel" and his "generous commitment to exercising his office with a spirit of service for the good of the church."
Fidel Castro's Death: "It is with great sorrow that I come before you to inform our people, friends of our America and the world, that today, November 25, 2016, at 10:29 p.m., the commander in chief of the Cuban Revolution Fidel Castro Ruz passed away," said his brother Raul.
The Church in Cuba: Archbishop Roberto Gonzalez of San Juan Puerto Rico reflects on the more than 60 trips he has made to Cuba since 1989.
NCR Today: Every kind act of my life always results in a crazy comedy of errors. Something inevitably goes wrong, but I simply can't help myself.
NCR Book Club: Brendan Walsh and Scott Schaeffer-Duffy bring us literate and uplifting books that combine reportage, spirituality and heartfelt revelations.