Distinctly Catholic: The political cause for the changes is that Paul Ryan needs to appease the Freedom Caucus and its fetish about anything that smacks of a mandate.
Bishop Oscar Cantu of Las Cruces called on Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to undertake diplomatic efforts to ensure that democratic elections are carried out in Congo.
NCR Today: On April 4 I asked the question, "When will Donald Trump decide to be president?" Trump answered that question two days later.
Distinctly Catholic: A leaked document suggests that the Trump administration is planning stunning cuts to foreign aid. Such cuts are both unjust and strategically stupid.
NCR Today: President Donald Trump's first 100 days have been a disaster, for policy and for the people, but they have also sparked a new progressive opposition.
NCR Today: A reader told us our editorial on the 2001 Authorization for use of Military Force was emblematic of many editorials we write that go beyond Catholic Church issues: naïve.
April 29 marks the end of President Trump's "first 100 days." Here's a look at Trump's accomplishments in his first 100 days in office as they relate to religion and people of faith.
Commentary: Jesus' identity is grounded in truth. And that has something important, and perhaps discomfiting, to say about faith, science and public policy — especially regarding climate change.
We say: Chairman Tom Perez's U-turn on Omaha mayoral candidate Heath Mello shows the party finally joining Republicans in being held hostage to extremist abortion orthodoxy.
Distinctly Catholic: Congressional Republicans wonder how long they have to accomplish their objectives before the investigations into the Trump campaign's ties to Russia blow up.