5 minutes with Francis: The first response to the question: If you managed to meet up with Pope Francis during his U.S. visit -- what would you say to him?
The marriage managers in Rome will apparently go to any lengths to avoid calling a spade anything but a spade. Politicians "misspeak" rather than lie. Catholics "annul" rather than divorce.
NCR Today: What to do if you can’t land the pope for your late-night show? Apparently, book an all-Catholic guest list instead.
NCR Today: After Pope Francis announced that priests will be empowered to absolve women from “the sin of abortion" during the holy year, several critiques of Francis' words were published.
NCR Today: The Catholic faith was on rich display Sept. 10 on "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert."
NCR Today: People from across the United States have gathered in the center of the U.S. for Harvesting Hope in the Heartland, the Catholic Charities USA 2015 annual conference.
NCR Today: In anticipation of Pope Francis meeting with world leaders in Washington, D.C., today he received an invitation to dialogue from the working class folks who serve them.
NCR Today: If you had five minutes with Pope Francis, what would you would you tell him? We want to hear what you think.
NCR Today: Francis and the death penalty; 10,000 tickets for Philly papal mass gone in seconds; paid parental leave in the U.S. Catholic church; and more.
NCR Today: Pope Francis said bluntly during his daily homily Thursday that “if you do not know how to forgive, you are not Christian.”