NCR Today: "To dialogue means to believe that the 'other' has something worthwhile to say," Pope Francis said for World Communications Day.
Missouri executed last night its third death row prison in three months using a drug that death penalty opponents say may cause excruciating pain before the prison dies.
NCR Today: Roll on, Francis revolution, roll on; dissin' Benedict; St.Paul-Minneapolis officials dodge bullet -- no criminal prosecution; reproductive health in the Philippines.
John Allen in Rome: Pope Francis has replaced a cardinal who headed the financial watchdog agency launched under Benedict XVI with a bishop associated with reform.
In recent years, if you drove the highway out of Beacon, N.Y., you might see an old man standing alongside the road holding a placard reading "PEACE." That would have been Pete Seeger. Even in his 90s, he stood outside for an hour or so in fine weather holding his sign simply because it was a good thing to do.
All my life, I have loved Pete Seeger's music. I loved his guitar and banjo. I loved his invitation to sing along. I loved the things he sang about. But as I learned about his life, I loved him for his faithfulness.
The U.S. Supreme court order a stay in the execution of Missouri death row inmate Herbert Smulls late Tuesday night, two-and-a-half hours before Smulls was to be executed.
Pope Francis continues to take the world by storm. This week (Wanna buy five copies for my mother) The cover of the Rolling Stone
Hartford, Conn. -- 'Meth priest' was dealing meth in 2009
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On Valentine’s Day weekend, FutureChurch will hold a free teleconference titled, “Moving beyond patriarchy.”
Pope Francis continues to take the world by storm.
His latest media triumph, a cover story on, yes, the Rolling Stone this week.