Eco Catholic: Ahead of the one-year anniversary of Laudato Si', parishes worldwide have worked to implement Pope Francis' environmental encyclical into programs.
Philippine Catholic bishops called for vigilance against bullying, ostracism and harassment of gay people in the wake of the mass shooting in Orlando, Fla.
Preview: Old Fadama's famous Agbogbloshie electronic waste "dump" is where people break apart the world's e-waste and burn the parts down to salvageable metals.
If Britain votes to leave the European Union, Scotland's independence could remain a live issue for its five million inhabitants, 17 percent of whom are Catholic.
CTSA 2016: Catholic Theological Society of America elected officers and board members June 10 at its annual conference in San Juan, Puerto Rico.
Summary: The Latvian Lutheran Church has gone back on its 40-year-old decision by officially ruling that women cannot be ordained priests.
CTSA 2016: Feminist theologian Elizabeth Johnson challenged fellow theologians "to do something," echoing the words of the namesake of the award she received June 9.
CTSA 2016: Catholic Theological Society of America's annual conference started June 9 in San Juan, Puerto Rico. The conference theme's seems to fit the island’s economic woes.
Iraqi refugee women who fled Islamic State group violence in their homeland have appealed to Pope Francis for help, sending a hand-sewn chasuble and imploring him to pray for peace.
NCR Today: Listen to NCR's Tom Gallagher on "Catholic Perspectives," a new show hosted by Bishop William Murphy of Rockville Centre diocese. The two were recently in Iraqi Kurdistan.