There is a lot happening at NCRonline today, so here are some suggestions to get you started:
Begin with our three-part series on FOCUS, an in depth look at this national ministry that has had massive success in reaching out to college-age Catholics. Part 1: FOCUS promises to 'fight for this generation' on college campuses
Celebration, NCR's sister publication, will publish a new reflection each day during Advent. Learn more here
Soul Seeing column: Confessions of an 'in-between' Catholic
Joan Chittister's latest column: And a little child shall lead them
Vatican: Church must take risks to grow, Francis tells pre-synod meeting of youths. NCR Vatican correspondent Joshua J. McElwee will be covering the pre-synod meeting all week, so stay tuned.
Justice Action Bulletin: Activists protest Saudi war on Yemen; Students protest gun violence
Commentary: Congressional act set to deport thousands
At Global Sisters Report:
Column: My grace of being a companion
In other news around the web:
The World Is Changing. This Trappist Abbey Isn’t. Can It Last?
After Documenting Nazi Crimes, A French Priest Exposes ISIS Attacks On Yazidis
Longtime pastor removed from Chicago's St. John Cantius Catholic Parish amid investigation