National Catholic Reporter

The Independent News Source

Morning Briefing

  • Fr. Joe: "Somehow I don't think the hierarchy's anti-gay, anti-women, anti-conscience election strategy worked very well." Fr Mike: "They'll probably blame us for not preaching it well." (John Chuchman)
 |  NCR Today

Maryland Catholics celebrate passage of same-sex marriage referendum

Editorial: Election results show we live in a new America

The GOP's demographic problem

China Communist Party Congress: Hu Jintao dismisses any hopes of reform

Military Women: Female Vets Take the Hill

screen-shot_FB-video-promo-11.21.jpgOur Nov. 21-Dec. 5 edition is out. Take a look inside. Not a subscriber? Become one today!

Catholics vote for President Barack Obama by 50 percent to 48 percent

New South Wales, Australia -- The scandel deepens. Catholic Church allegedly hid crimes of pedophile priests (Video)

Minn. Catholic bishops lament defeat of marriage amendment

Tampa Bay, Fla. -- Election puts three Catholic High grads in charge of key county offices

Fr. Frank Pravone: Obama’s collision with the Catholic Church is 'assured'

Catholic parents weigh in on HPV vaccine for Calgary students

 

Sao Paulo, Brazil -- The Truth Commission investigating human rights abuses committed by Brazil's former dictatorship will also look into the role Catholic and evangelical churches played during the 1964-1985 military government.

 

NCR's sister publication, Celebration, posts reflections on each day's Scripture reading. Here's a link: celebrationpublications.org/dailybread. You may want to bookmark it. It's a great way to begin the day.

NCR Comment code: (Comments can be found below)

Before you can post a comment, you must verify your email address at Disqus.com/verify.
Comments from unverified email addresses will be deleted.

  • Be respectful. Do not attack the writer. Take on the idea, not the messenger.
  • Don't use obscene, profane or vulgar language.
  • Stay on point. Comments that stray from the original idea will be deleted. NCR reserves the right to close comment threads when discussions are no longer productive.

We are not able to monitor every comment that comes through. If you see something objectionable, please click the "Report abuse" button. Once a comment has been flagged, an NCR staff member will investigate.

For more detailed guidelines, visit our User Guidelines page.

For help on how to post a comment, visit our reference page.

 

Feature-flag_GSR_start-reading.jpg

NCR Email Alerts

 

In This Issue

November 21-December 5, 2014

11-21-2014.jpg

Not all of our content is online. Subscribe to receive all the news and features you won't find anywhere else.