Official says rival gang leader targeted former army Capt. Lima Oliva, who was involved in the assassination of Bishop Juan Gerardi in 1998.
Despite intense bombing and severe food shortages, several Carmelite nuns are refusing to abandon the embattled Syrian city of Aleppo and have appealed for urgent aid.
“The bombs are falling all around us, but we are not going to leave the people in their suffering,” said Sr. Anne-Francoise, a French nun from a community of Discalced Carmelites in Aleppo. “The people here are suffering and dying.”
The Road to Rio. After much ambivalence, the Catholic church has come to accept sports as an important element in human development.
Faith and Justice: The United States has an obligation to identify and protect bona fide refugees and asylum seekers, but too often this does not happen.
An Israeli agency accused the the U.S.-based Christian humanitarian aid organization, one of the world' largest, of diverting "tens of millions of dollars" in donations to the terrorist group.
The European Court of Justice must decide if the Catholic doctor was unlawfully fired by the Catholic hospital for remarrying after getting a divorce.
"Bandits & Heroes, Poets & Saints" features many works that are colorful and lively; upon closer look, the joyful gives way to the difficult and challenging.
Njoroge has eschewed expensive job perks that include a luxury house in an upmarket neighborhood and a fleet of cars with chauffer.
World Youth Day. Young pilgrims reimagine traditional Way of the Cross with contemporary stories and the Way of Mercy.
NCR Today: World Youth Day will soon end. How do we continue to let God's light shine in us without letting the world extinguish that flame?