Here's what's new at NCRonline.org today:
Celebration, NCR's sister publication, will publish a new reflection each day during Advent. Learn more here
Column: The priesthood, celibacy and sex
Don't miss these stories at Global Sisters Report:
Path to religious life varies, especially when sisters start out non-Catholic
Q & A with Sr. Nora Valencia, caring for children with HIV and AIDS in Santiago, Chile
Column: Our sisters from Vietnam
In other news around the web:
'Sheltering wings:' Charleston memorial plan conveys solace
Trump's remarks about changing European culture draw ire. Read columnist Michael Sean Winters' take on President Donald Trump's meetings with NATO.
Revisiting Jimmy Carter's sermon to Americans
Church of England considers psychometric tests as experts raise fears about clergy narcissism
It's impossible to lead a totally ethical life — but it's fun to try
The Philippine president likes to pick fights. But can he win against the Catholic Church?
For your information: The memorial service for Kathy Shaw will be held today, July 17, from 4 to 6 p.m. at Graham Putnam and Mahoney Funeral Palor, 838 Main St., Worcester, Massachusetts. Read NCR's appreciation of Shaw here.