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New York's Cardinal Dolan, NCR writer discuss recent trip to Iraq

NCR Today: Cardinal Timothy Dolan, Msgr. Kevin Sullivan and Tom Gallagher talk on camera about their trip with Catholic Near East Welfare Association to Iraqi Kurdistan.


Dog sign: Mercy at the pain of loss

NCR Today: Last night's "Chicago Med" offered a bit of what I like to call "canine theology."


Faith & Parish

Readers write: Practicing the Corporal Works of Mercy

Works of Mercy: We've collected some of the best responses to our requests for your experiences here to share with our community during this Easter season.


Vatican magazine gives attention to unheard women, official says

A new Vatican magazine will give attention to women's voices, something that has been missing in the church despite women's important role in announcing the Gospel, said Cardinal Pietro Parolin.

Dorothy Day's writings stir deep optimism 100 years later

NCR Today: Thomas McDonough's new collection of articles by Dorothy Day written for the Socialist daily The New York Call in 1916-17 is invigorating.


Pure drops in an ocean of noise

Young Voices: There is a discrepancy between my job and my feelings about modern society and technology -- namely, occasional exhaustion from the noise and chaos of constant connection.


Yoga makes me a better Catholic

Yoga is not a threat to my faith. It's been an asset to it -- and it can be for many Catholics and other Christians.


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May 6-19, 2016


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