National Catholic Reporter

The Independent News Source

Morning Briefing

 |  NCR Today

New pastor assigned to NJ parish where Fugee ministered

Activists who broke into security complex found guilty, face 30 years in jail

Jesuits face a shrinking pool of university presidents

Church of England facing new child abuse allegations

Paterson, N.J., diocese seeks information on Fr. Fugee's work in its borders. Letter sent to all parishes, posted website and printed in diocesan paper.

Order a gift subscription to NCR, and we'll throw in a little something extra for you. Learn more

California yoga prodigy finds joy in ervice

2 popes meet: Egyptian Copt and Pope Francis

Global sisters elect Maltese teacher as president

Australian parliamentary commission finishes fifth day of gathering testimony

St. Louis, Mo. -- Priest defrocked over sexual abuse allegation

Chilean ex-navy officers found guilty of murdering British priest during Pinochet coup. They get three years in jail.


PP-header2.jpgLooking for an a little inspiration to begin your day?  NCR's sister publication, Celebration, gives you two options, both based on the Scripture readings of the day:

Pencil Preaching is blog that Celebration editor Pat Marrin combines scripture and sketching to reflect on the word.

Daily Bread is a series short reflections, written by four authors who meet regularly to share the readings. Daily Bread is intended to help daily preachers and others who pray from the assigned scriptures each day to orient themselves to the Living Word addressed to the church in the world. It's a great way to begin the day.


NCR Email Alerts


In This Issue

November 20-December 3, 2015


Some articles are only available in the print newspaper and Kindle edition.