Faith and Justice: Expanding the expedited removal process will cause serious problems for asylum seekers because the current process is a failure even before it is expanded.
President Donald Trump at National Prayer Breakfast: "America is a nation of believers," Trump said. "In towns across the land, we see what we so easily forget: The quality of our lives is not defined by our material success but by our spiritual success. I speak that as someone who has had great material success and who knows many people who have had great material success. ... Some of them are very miserable, miserable people."
Trump delivers on promise. Judge Gorsuch has been nominated to fill the seat empty since the death of Justice Antonin Scalia last February.
Some conservatives miffed. President Trump won't revoke an Obama executive order prohibiting workplace discrimination based on "sexual orientation" and "gender identity."
NCR Today: The foreign policy coming out of this White House is heading in an entirely different direction than anything we have seen since the end of World War II.
U.S. Supreme Court nominees: Here are five faith facts about the two men who are the likely top candidates.
Refugee response: More than 2,000 religious leaders representing the Interfaith Immigration Coalition who objected to the action in a letter to the president and members of Congress.
Chaldean Catholic Patriarch Louis Sako of Baghdad says giving priority to Christian refugees for settlement programs would be discriminatory and fuel religious tensions in the Middle East.
Updated: "Welcoming the stranger and those in flight is not one option among many in the Christian life. It is the very form of Christianity itself," said the leaders of the bishops' conference.
NCR Today: A joint letter to Trump and congressional leaders voiced concern for "the refugee, the mother at risk, the unborn child" and others, as well as climate change.