NCR Today: Like many people who were inspired by Daniel Berrigan, I am both mourning his passing ... and rejoicing in the legacy of justice and peacemaking he bequeathed to us.
NCR Today: I was 20 in 1962 when Thomas Merton brought his visitor, Daniel Berrigan, over to the Loretto motherhouse to speak to the novices.
NCR Today: The mission of Catholic media; Boehner before Indy primary; Mourning Berrigan and Brennan; Year of Mercy billboard campaign launched.
Take and Read: Leonardo Boff's landmark work broadened liberation theology's gaze to include the natural environment.
NCR Today: The monks of Tibhirine, Charles de Foucauld, Louis Massignon, Mary Kahil, Paolo dall'Oglio and Frans van der Lugt, pioneered Muslim-Christian peacemaking. Their charisms are needed now.
NCR Today: A well-known client of a Catholic Community Service site was killed there by Spokane police officers after a confrontation on the evening of April 28.
NCR Today: I have a long column on nuclear weapons on Global Sisters Report, and its conclusion is understated.
NCR Today: Yesterday, my long-time friend at the Quixote Center, Dolly Pomerleau, told me about a new project at there: sending Bibles to bishops!
The Field Hospital: Parish collaboration in California; being present with the homeless; increase in Catholic involvement with Habitat for Humanity.
NCR Today: Universities are about politics as much as they are education.