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Madison, Wis. -- Bishop Robert Morlino cracks down on nuns for espousing 'New Ageism' and 'indifferentism'

Secret Church Files On Abusive LA Priests Could Soon See Light Of Day

L.A. Times asks judge to stop redaction of priest abuse records

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

Syrian Army Said To Be Readying Chemical Weapons

Romero-small-versionWEB.jpgInterested in Oscar Romero? Check out this great article from our sister publication, Celebration.

Book reveals diverse, feisty church in Chicago

Milwaukee, Wis. -- $35 million in parish investment funds off the table in sex abuse case

Hundreds pack inaugural Mass at new USC Catholic Church. Just before the afternoon service, people gathered in the courtyard near Our Savior Church and marveled at the building’s ornate European-type structure, replete with stained glass windows, a 75-foot bell tower and high wooden arches. “The students wanted a church that looks like a church," said the church’s pastor, Father Lawrence Seyer.

Madison, Wis. -- A large Downtown Madison Catholic church is proposing a student housing project on its property three years after another housing proposal at the site hit snags and didn’t move forward.

New Zealand -- Priest admits taking money from church

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