Members of the International Catholic-Jewish Liaison Committee said anti-Semitism was still thriving in the world and increasing Christian persecution demanded a stronger outcry. Committee members underlined that "anti-Semitism is real."
Just Catholic: The rich and powerful hid their money with the help of a law firm in Panama, a country where thousands suffer painful poverty.
NCR Today: The suicide bombing on Easter Sunday in Lahore, Pakistan, is part of the religious hatred that is infecting too much of our globe.
The conference will bring some 80 experts to Rome with the aim of developing a new moral framework that rejects ethical justifications for war.
NCR Today: New York Cardinal Timothy Dolan, chair of Catholic Near East Welfare Association, is traveling to Iraqi Kurdistan this week.
South Africa's constitutional court ruled March 31 that President Jacob Zuma violated the constitution remodeling his home. A prominent south African Jesuit called for his resignation.
NCR Today: The matter in which National Public Radio edited a recent "All Things Considered" segment arouses concern.
With Islamist insurgencies now spreading fear across much of Africa, peace and stability still look some way off.
NCR Today: President Obama received considerable criticism for his actions following the terrorist attacks in Belgium while on his trip to Cuba.
Rome: "How do you say the truth without wounding mercy? How do you be merciful without omitting the truth?"