Simply Spirit: The third week of January (January 18-25) is devoted to prayers for Christian unity. Not long ago, I found myself longing for the day of Eucharistic table sharing.
NCR Today: Anglican church outrage; No religion is the new religion; Iraq's oldest Christian monastery destroyed; Francis to release new book for children
Conversations with Sr. Camille: "I've learned that although times change, the pope has changed with the times as well."
A Roman Observer: The pope is disseminating a message that could change our lives in ways far more radical and destabilizing than anything unleashed by terrorists or militants.
Making a Difference: In his 2016 World Day of Peace message, Pope Francis expresses concerns about a "globalization of indifference."
NCR Today: State of the Union address; suffering of Appalachia people; starving in Syria; gender pay gap among clergy; Christian and living under ISIS