Five years ago, bishops in India worked with the Catholic Bishops Conference of India’s women’s commission to develop and adopt gender equality policies, but implementation has lagged.
NCR Today: coverage on family issues; Austrian cardinal calls upon EU bishops to address migrant crisis; Nuns on the Bus; kidnapping in Nigeria; and more.
The Catholic Church in India supported some 150 million workers on a nationwide strike that shut down factories, banks, traffic and government offices across India Sept. 2.
NCR Today: Francis prays for creation; Sisters' school supports children with disabilities; Poor economy plagues reservation; Australia losing religion?
Preview: Christians in India feel helpless amid unprecedented attacks they have been facing for some time now.
Just Catholic: Last week, fifty villagers murdered five women accused of witchcraft in east India. And you thought I was going to write about Donald Trump.
Global Sisters Report: What makes this red light district of India special is the presence of the Sisters Adorers, who manage a center that educates the women shunned by society.
NCR Today: Francis' itinerary for US trip released; Katy Perry fights with nuns over convent; priest says men spit on him at gay pride parade; professor takes on homelessness on campus
Global Faith: When Thomas Landy needed to refer his students to resources for his global Catholicism courses, what he could find left him short on contemporary context.
Global Sisters Report: Helping the differently abled has become "a mission of joy. It gives me tremendous happiness."