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Trump's Jerusalem declaration blurs path to peace in Holy Land

Our Lady of Guadalupe is a feast for Byzantine Catholics, too

Justice Action Bulletin: Nativity scene highlights gun violence; Dream Act support

At Global Sisters Report: 

Q & A with Sr. Mary Nguyen Thi Mai, leading sisters who support people in need

Column: Personal, universal urgency in Advent

This Advent season, NCR is joining with our sister publications, Celebration and Global Sisters Report to share Advent resources. Whether you are looking for Scripture study, some meditative reflections or an inspiring read, check out Our Celebration of Advent page.

In other news around the web: 

How Religious Fear is Shaping the Culture War

States to try new ways of executing prisoners. Their latest idea? Opioids.

North Carolina steps in on child abuse cases involving sect

Angry worshippers lash out against Trump across Muslim world

Saudi Arabia On Track This Year To Execute The Most People In Two Decades

DailyBreadBanner.jpgStart your day inspired with daily scripture reflections. Join NCR's sister publication, Celebration, for Daily Bread, a series of short reflections written by four authors who meet regularly to share the readings.

Or reflect on Pencil Preaching.jpgPencil Preaching by Pat Marrin. Every morning Pat Marrin breaks open the Word with a pencil sketch and a short meditation.

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