Opinion: The United Kingdom gives asylum to those who are fleeing religious persecution, but they use a vetting method scientifically shown to fail.
The U.N. refugee agency, UNHCR, reported that numbers fleeing war and persecution have soared four times over the past decade, to more than 65 million people forcibly displaced worldwide.
GSR Preview: Cancer has been growing at an alarming rate in Vietnam, which has one of the highest fatality rates from the disease in the world.
Pan-Orthodox Council: Orthodox leaders adopted a declaration on Orthodoxy's mission in the modern world, despite several churches withdrawing from the meeting.
Eco Catholic: Trees are critical players in the integral ecology Pope Francis describes, but genetically engineered variations could pose new dangers.
GSR Preview: I recently spent a day at Jordan's Zaatari refugee camp, which is starting to feel more and more like a permanent city itself.
Pan-Orthodox Council: A historic gathering of Orthodox leaders has opened in Crete with a pledge to "bring truth, genuineness and hope" to the world.
GSR Preview: The sisters who teach at the Francisco Coll School know all too well the difficulties their students confront daily.
NCR captured images of Christians and Yazidis forced from their homes in Mosul, Qaraqosh and the Nineveh Plain by Islamic State during the summer of 2014.
NCR Today: Cardinal Timothy Dolan’s visit to Iraqi Kurdistan was a mission to show solidarity with the local church and gratitude those serving the displaced.