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President Donald Trump's desire for a military parade in the nation's capital was shocking for many reasons. Sen. Tammy Duckworth, D-Illinois, a retired U.S. Army... [Read More]
In 1996, Bishop Fabian Bruskewitz, then serving as the bishop of Lincoln, Nebraska, issued a blanket decree excommunicating all Call to Action members in his... [Read More]
Editor's note: Welcome to NCR's Justice Action Bulletin, where every Tuesday we bring you the latest news on active nonviolence in the service of peace... [Read More]
Last night, Vickie and I watched a documentary about Leonard Cohen on Netflix. Cohen was a Canadian musician who became a Buddhist monk and wrote... [Read More]
At the Daily Caller, a look at Bishop Thomas Paprocki's repudiation of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops' brief in the Janus v. AFSCME case.... [Read More]
Although Catholic immigration advocates are disappointed that the Senate on Feb. 15 voted down multiple proposals for protecting young immigrants who were brought illegally to... [Read More]
Pope Francis has removed a Nigerian bishop whose 2012 appointment sparked years of protest from the diocese's priests, backing down from a confrontation eight months... [Read More]
John Carroll, the first bishop and archbishop of Baltimore, is rightly revered as a holy and wise man who led the ancient church in the... [Read More]
A U.S. group, which campaigns for the full inclusion of LGBT people in the church, has called on Dublin Archbishop Diarmuid Martin, president of the... [Read More]
As a child, I attended a parochial school, taught by nuns. We had daily religious education classes and I recall several discussions about what should... [Read More]
Juan Carlos Cruz, who has accused a Chilean bishop of witnessing and covering up for sex abuse he endured as a minor, met here Feb.... [Read More]
Pope Francis renewed the mandate of his clergy sexual abuse commission Feb. 17, two months after the group's lapse into an inactive state led some... [Read More]
When we were teenagers, my brother and I spent a lot of time playing the guitar and singing the folk songs of the day. Our... [Read More]
In a recent radio interview, Cardinal Reinhard Marx of Munich-Freising said the Catholic Church needs to provide better pastoral support for lesbian or gay people... [Read More]
No physician should be forced to choose between violating his or her conscience and facing professional sanctions when defending human life, said the president of... [Read More]
The heads and patriarchs of Christian churches in Jerusalem strongly denounced the city of Jerusalem's plan to force churches to pay property taxes. The... [Read More]
Welcome to our online letters to the editor column. It's online but based on the old-fashioned letters to the editor format: Send me your thoughts... [Read More]
Some immigrants will face a choice between letting their children go without needed benefits and jeopardizing their chances of staying in the country, if drafted... [Read More]
Citing the Lenten virtues of penance and reconciliation, Syracuse Bishop Robert Cunningham, announced Feb. 14, Ash Wednesday, that the diocese has established an Independent Reconciliation... [Read More]
An estimated 300 young people from around the world will come to the Vatican next month for a weeklong conference to prepare for an October... [Read More]