NCR Today: A glance at the Gospel of Matthew's presentation of the family tree of Jesus give us awareness that our human family is peppered with "nodal" events.
The Field Hospital: St. Lucy's Parish in Syracuse emulates Pope Francis by reaching out to the poor through a variety of programs.
NCR Today: Francis launches first video prayer message; Texas bishop rips 'cowboy mentality' against gun control; Md. cantor fired; linking inequality with global turmoil
Congregation of the Doctrine of Faith Prefect Cardinal Gerhard Müller spoke with the German weekly Die Zeit about the state of the church in 2015.
NCR Today: Presidential election consumes the U.S., the world seeks solutions to Syrian crisis, and the church moves forward with Francis.
NCR Today: Pope Francis has released his first-ever video message for the month's traditional papal prayer intention, calling on people of different faiths to work together for peace and justice.
Like so many Americans, I was deeply moved and inspired yesterday--both by the President’s words and by his actions.
The Field Hospital: Parish music leader fired after it is learned he is in a same-sex marriage; Catholics in St. Louis and Dallas support victims of flooding and tornadoes, respectively
NCR Today: Land tenure issues complicate Philippines' rebuilding, Cold war between Saudi Arabia and Iran, Spanish archbishop implies women to blame for domestic violence, Priest freed from captivity in Syria
Commentary: Fourteen years ago today, The Boston Globe began publishing its series detailing the sexual abuse of children in the Boston archdiocese.