Msgr. William Lynn, the first U.S. church official convicted for his handling of clergy sexual abuse allegations, was released from prison on $250,000 bail Tuesday.
NCR Today: The social teaching of the Catholic church was never intended to inform government programs but human consciences.
Analysis: By the time the closing gavel came down near midnight Thursday on the Democratic National Convention, the entire battlefield in the culture wars had shifted -- dramatically.
Commentary: None of the fears about conservative Polish episcopate clashing with Pope Francis during his visit for World Youth Day materialized.
Making a Difference: The U.S. and Russia are pointing hundreds of nuclear weapons at each other right now, all on hair-trigger alert. We can stop this madness.
The Salvadoran Supreme Court's decision July 13 to strike down an amnesty law enables prosecutions against those suspected in war crimes, but may cause instability.
Fr. Victor Franz Jagerstatter, administrator of Our Lady of Good Counsel Parish in Mountain Home, Idaho, has been charged with raping a Mountain Home Air Force airman July 9.
The Field Hospital: "Pokémon Go” players invade churches; Consolidation plans make Ind. parishioners nervous; La. youth minister connects Latinos with church
Just Catholic: The world is imploding in its anger. If we cannot stop the anger at its sources, at least we can stop feeding it in ourselves.
NCR Editorial: As Catholics, we would advise putting families and job creation at the heart of the domestic agenda.